Both sessions will be on Wednesday 08 February 2023, with his first session slotted to begin at 11:30hrs. The second session will be at 13:30.
At 11:30 Hon Chitando will be part of a Spotlight Discussion and will be Onstage engaging in a question-and-answer segment on Battery Metals focusing on Lithium and Nickel.
The discussion is centred on the Security of Supply and Resource Nationalism on how can Africa boost its economies and evolve self-empowerment in the Battery Metals Rush.
This intergovernmental summit will be at the Roof Terrace.
At 13:30hrs Zimbabwe’s Mines and Mining Development Minister Hon Winston Chitando will deliver a 15-minute Ministerial address.
During this session, the Minister will speak about various opportunities presented by Zimbabwe, local content, governance, visions behind strategic minerals, and equitable opportunities for partners. The session will also highlight emerging projects and investment opportunities and collaboration between the private and public sectors.
All eyes will be on Zimbabwe as the continent’s biggest Lithium producer as the world focuses on clean energy.