The Honourable Yamfwa Mukanga
Minister of Mines
Republic of Zambia


Yamfwa Mukanga was appointed the Minister of Mines, Energy and Water Development in July 2012.  Before this he was the Minister of Transport, Work, Supply and Communications after his appointment following the election of Sata in September 2011.  Mr Mukanga is the former Provincial Governor for the Copperbelt Province - the focal point for mining activity in Zambia.