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mopani

(mɒˈpɑːnɪ) or

mopane

n
(Plants) a leguminous tree, Colophospermum (or Copaifera) mopane, native to southern Africa, that is highly resistant to drought and produces very hard wood. Also called: ironwood
[C19: from Setswana (a Bantu language) mo-pane]
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In promoting partnerships and active citizenry with a view to transforming the country into a better country for all to live in, the Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Mr Jeff Radebe visited Mopani District Municipality on 21 April 2017 as part of Frontline Service Delivery Programme and Community Imbizo.
Refractive status of primary school children in Mopani district, Limpopo Province, South Africa.
Furthermore there was representation from all the operators: Mopani, Barrick Lumwana, Chibuluma, Lubambe and Konkola Copper Mines.
Inkazteca is a drilling company that has worked closely with KCM and Mopani copper mines and has first-hand experience with the challenges that Zambia's unique geology presents.
Not a quarter mile northeast of camp we entered the semi-open lowveld littered with mopani and knobthorn trees, relinquishing to tall, green-barked fever trees, rain trees, and mahogany as we neared the river.
Mopani and Kansanshi both closed for short periods in March due to environmental concerns and labour disputes respectively.
KCM's concentrates are smelted at Nkana (KCM managed) and the Mufulira smelter owned by Mopani Copper Mines, a consortium comprising Glencore International of Switzerland, First Quantum Minerals of Canada and ZCCM (MJ, February 25,2000, p.
They have brought to my attention wide-ranging issues raised by the residents both in Maruleng and in Mopani District Municipality.
AAC Mining Executor is a contractor focused on specific development and production with principal projects at Mopani copper mine.
According to the 1999/2000 malaria incidence map, 2/5 municipalities in Mopani District were in the pre-elimination phase, one was in the control phase while the remaining two areas were already in the elimination phase.