Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC has cut off power supply to Mopani Copper Mines following a dispute over tariffs. Mopani Copper Mines Management has since started withdrawing its underground workforce to avoid loss of life. One of the workers at the mine told News Diggers! in an interview that production at the mine had completely stalled due to the power cut. “Yesterday, those who were doing day shift worked but for those who were doing afternoon shift and night shift were sent back home because CEC has increased the tariff from 30 per cent to 75 per cent. Now because of this misunderstanding, the matter is now in court and we are yet to see the outcome. Mopani don’t want this…...

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