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DRC appoints unknown as mining minister

A cabinet reshuffle by DRC prime minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde has seen Antoinette N'Samba Kalambayi appointed as the country’s first female mining minister.

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Operations at Glencore's Katanga copper mine in the DRC

N'Samba Kalambayi is a civil rights and democracy activist with no known mining experience - something that will concern operators in a country already rated the riskiest jurisdiction in the world in