mine collapse

Zimplats’ Bimha mine shut down

The Bimha mine operated by Zimplats, a Zimbabwean subsidiary of Impala Platinum (Implats) has been closed following a partial collapse at the mine in July. Implats said it would have to re-engineer Bimha, which is its biggest mine in Zimbabwe. Mine...

Ghanaian gold mine collapse kills six

A group of illegal gold miners was killed after the collapse of a mine in the Ashanti region in south Ghana, reported police and local officials. According to local police, ten miners were inside the pit illegally digging for gold when the accident...