TFM, Transformer Fire

On July 15th, 2017, Tenke Fungurume Mining S.A. (TFM), located in the Lualaba Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, experienced an electrical short in a single transformer that supplies the SAG Mill at the Kwatebala plant, resulting in a localized fire, which was quickly extinguished. The event occurred shortly after a normal plant start up, which followed a routine maintenance shutdown.

Mrs KISOLOKELE MVETE, Deputy Director General of the Office for the Creation of Companies

Mrs KISOLOKELE MVETE is a lawyer. She was analyst then legal advisor to the Cabinet of the Minister of Justice. She is now Deputy Director General of the single window (one-stop shop) for the creation of companies and senior research assistant at the Faculty of Law of the Protestant University of Congo. She granted an interview to Mining & Business.