Zambia's mining investment arm ups stake in Copperbelt Energy

LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's state mining investment arm is increasing its shareholding in Copperbelt Energy Corporation (CEC) by four percent, its CEO said on Monday.

"We are increasing the shareholding in CEC by four percent and are also looking to buy more shares," Pius Kasolo, chief executive of ZCCM-IH said during a media briefing.

Copperbelt Energy is the largest supplier of energy to Zambia's mines.

(Reporting by Chris Mfula; Writing by Emma Rumney; Editing by Joe Brock)

2019-01-28 15:31:15

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