Minister of Geology and Mining works in Lunda Sul

Saurimo – The Minister of Geology and Mining, Francisco Queiroz, is in Saurimo city, capital of the eastern Lunda Sul province, where he is inaugurating a new mine in Catoca Mining Society (SMC), called “CAT E42”, as well as check the sector in the region.

The minister, accompanied by Endiama CEO Carlos Sumbula, was received at the SMC airport by the provincial governor, CAndida Narciso, SMC’s general director, Sergey Amelin, members of the Provincial Directorate of Geology and Mining and officials of the local government.

He then held a courtesy meeting with the local governor, CAndida Narciso and the director general of the Catoca Mining Company, Sergey Amelin, with whom he addressed issues related to the sector and set the programme for the opening ceremony of the CAT E 42 mine.

Still in Catoca, the minister will learn about the operation and production level of the company that is the fourth largest diamond company in the world, as well as its future projects, as part of the discovery of new reserves.

Source: Angola Press News Agency