from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of north-central Zambia north of Lusaka on the border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is a commercial and manufacturing center in a copper-mining region. Population: 374,000.


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  • Among the mines closed are Bwana Mkubwa mine in Ndola, which is owned by First Quantum Mining and Operations Limited (FQMO) a unit of Toronto-listed First Quantum Minerals Limited, and Luanshya Copper Mines (LCM), a joint venture of the Swiss-based International Mineral Resources and Bein Stein Group Resources of Israel.

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  • African carriers are now expanding links to secondary cities such as Ndola, Zambia, and Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, whose only air connections have long been either on unreliable local operators or via convoluted routings through Europe.

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  • Police were deployed to quell riots in the Zambian copper mining cities of Kitwe and Ndola, according to Martin Malama, a local police chief.

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  • Currently, ZCCM-IH only operates the Ndola Lime Company, a major supplier of lime to copper and cobalt mines in the copperbelt.

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  • While many Zambians will point accusing fingers at Ndola High Registrar.

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  • We left on the 17 February in two DC30s and flew to Ndola in Zambia.

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  • Dag Hammarskjöld, secretarygeneral of the United Nations, dies in a plane crash near Ndola, in what is now Zambia, on Sept. 18, 1961, while on a peace mission in the Congolese province of Katanga.

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  • UN Photo/Lois Conner This large composition in stained glass by French artist Marc Chagall is a memorial to Dag Hammarskjöld, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, and the fifteen others who lost their lives in a plane crash in Ndola, Africa while on a peace mission in 1961.

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  • Earlier, the Bwana Mkubwa copper mine near Ndola, north of Harare, announced that 286 miners would be dismissed as a result of the low copper prices on the international market.

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  • Most of the homes were in the densely-populated Chipulukusu township on the outskirts of the city of Ndola, some 400 kilometers

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