The newly-elected Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF) President, Henrietta Rushaywa has said zero tolerance to Irresponsible mining and Smuggling of gold.

“We say zero tolerance to Irresponsible mining, we say zero tolerance to illegal siphoning of the yellow metal outside Zimbabwe,” said Rushaywa.

Rushaywa further encouraged artisanal miners to contribute to the Zimbabwe mining industry considering that the country aims to achieve the 2023, twelve billion mark.

Rushaywa said this after being sworn in at Kadoma.

The controversial boss won the election unopposed and was resoundingly endorsed by all provinces.

The ex-zifa boss was arrested in October 2020 after she tried to smuggle 6.9 kg of gold.

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