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Govt begins oil and gas exploration

Richard Musukwa

Government has started the exploration process of oil and gas in different parts of the country.

Mines and Mineral Resources Minister Richard Musukwa says government is in a hurry to discover the oil and gas for the country’s economic development.

Mr. Musukwa says his Ministry has engaged various stakeholders and expertise to ensure that process is concluded soon.

He told Journalists at a media briefing in Lusaka today that Government is learning the challenges that other oil-producing countries face in order to apply the best practices.

Mr. Musukwa also urged Zambians to be patient as Government is working closely with license holders in a bid to harness the research.


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