tibet hima loses a battle to keep its 25-year mining lease for copper and cobalt deposits in kilembe mines in kasese. this is the second chinese company to lose lucrative deals in uganda’s oil gas and mineral sector after guangzhou dongsong energy group co ltd lost the oil refinery bid due to failure to meet bidding requirements.
kilembe mines fc was supported financially by the kilembe mines limited and became the first up-country club to play in uganda’s top league the national first division league in 1969. in their first match in the top tier the club lost 14–0 away to express fc at the nakivubo stadium.
in july 1950 two canadian mining companies frosbisher limited and ventures limited formed a joint venture named kilembe mines limited (kml) whose objective was to mine copper from under the rwenzori mountains near kasese. kml built and operated a copper smelter in jinja and maintained offices in kampala the country's capital.
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kilembe mines is uganda’s largest copper mine with estimated deposits of copper in excess of 4000000 tonnes and an undetermined amount of cobalt ore.. the mine is located in kilembe a suburb of the town of kasese in the foothills of the rwenzori mountains in the western region of uganda the mine is approximately 380 kilometres (236 mi) by road from kampala.