Zambian extortion ratchets up

DURING a recent work trip to Papua New Guinea, African Angle columnist Barry Avery was amazed to hear an interesting story which amounted to little less than extortion by that country’s Inland Revenue Commission (IRC).

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First Quantum CEO Philip Pascall at the company’s Kansanshi copper mine in 2014