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Harnessing Africa's Mineral Wealth for Incusive Growth and the Green Economy

Nelson Nareetsile, the Head of Beneficiation at MCM, attended the prestigious International Instit...

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Morupule Coal Mine inspires future generations at Sefhophe Secondary School Career

On June 13, 2024, Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) proudly participated in the career fair at Sefhophe Sec...

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Morupule Coal Mine celebrates Fathers Day with Gaborone City Council

This Father’s Day, Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) had the honour of joining the Gaborone City Council...

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Panel Discussion: High Performance WorkPlace Culture, Gender Diversity & Inclusion

This afternoon, the Summit drew to an end with our Head of Mining, Keneilwe Orapeleng participatin...

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MCM participates at The Future of Mining Summit 2024

The Future of Mining Summit 2024 started this morning at Boipuso Hall, Gaborone, under the theme ...

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Joining forces for Mens Health: Pitso ya Lekgotla Laborre

Morupule Coal Mine Wellness Section hosted a powerful gathering, "𝙋𝙞𝙩𝙨𝙤 𝙮𝙖 ...

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Celebrating excellence at the 2nd Annual Olympiads Awards

Hosted by MAB Trust, this year's event was a resounding success, highlighting the incredible talen...

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DHMT onsite at MCM: Bridging Health and Community Engagement

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) teams had the pleasure of hosting the District Health Management Team (DH...

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Morupule Cycling Club secures podium in National Road Competitions

Morupule Cycling Club, clinched three silver medals in a highly competitive National Road Champion...

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Morupule Coal Mine showcases at Water Utilities Coporation Safety Day

Morupule Coal Mine stepped into the limelight at the recent Water Utilities Corporation Safety Day...

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Celebrating a week of appreciation and learning at MCM

It's been a whirlwind week at MCM as we opened our doors to various stakeholders, fostering a spir...

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Morupule Coal Mine hosts DTCB

What a weekend it was at MCM. We had the honour of hosting Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTC...

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Morupule Coal Mine teams up with Pula Medical Aid for BTC Francistown Marathon 2024

Morupule Coal Mine participated in the BTC Francistown Marathon 2024 in partnership with Pula Medi...

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Morupule Coal Mine welcomes BBS Executives

Morupule Coal Mine's bid to maintain cordial stakeholder relations has continued to see the organisa...

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Morupule Coal Mine welcomes Eskom Executives: Embracing stakeholder focus as a core value

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) had the honour of hosting esteemed executives from Eskom as part of a fruit...

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MCM participates in Earth Hour

Saturday, 23rd March 2024, marked Earth Hour, a global initiative where individuals and organisation...

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MCM and FNBB host a Transformative Wealth Management Workshop for MCM suppliers

This morning Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) in partnership with First National Bank Botswana hosted a tran...

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MCM commemorates International Woman's Day

Today, Morupule Coal Mine proudly commemorated International Women's Day by coming together to celeb...

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MCM unveils a visionary partnership with CIPA

This morning marked a historic moment as Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) and the Companies and  Intellectu...

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Meet our fearless trailblazer in the underground mine

Mosadinyana Malepela, an exceptional Roof Bolter Operator at Morupule Coal Mine. She is responsible ...

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Elias at Kgaswe International School's class of 2023 graduation this morning

Amidst a sea of caps and gowns, anticipation was filled in the air as Kgaswe International School ...

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Edwin Elias inspires action at the 12th SADC Healthy Lifestyle Commemoration

In the heart of Botswana, the 12th SADC Healthy Lifestyle Day under the theme "𝙍𝙞𝙨𝙠 𝙛...

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Catch MCM at the Botswana Pavilion during the 30th Mining Indaba

Exciting News! Morupule Coal Mine is thrilled to be part of the Mining Indaba 2024 in Cape Town from...

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MCM's drive towards Decarbonisation: Net Zero

As part of MCM’s ongoing drive towards zero carbon emissions (decarbonisation), MCM has also embra...

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MEET OUR TALENTED SADCAS ISO 17025:2017 CERTIFIED QUALITY DUO AT MCM’s COAL LABORATORY

Utlwanang Rabodietso, a Laboratory Technician and Michelle Tshane, a Laboratory Analyst are the driv...

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MCM hands over bus to Morupule Wanderers

In a heartwarming event held at Palapye Sports Complex this morning, MCM officially handed over a Me...

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Meet our dynamic duo of Dji Matrice 300 CAAB certified pilots

Kago Amogelang Mpedi, Mineral Resource Management and Kaone Ivy Ntesang, Mineral Resource Management...

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MCM HOSTS LONG SERVICE AWARDS AND YEAR END FUNCTION

This past Friday, MCM hosted a remarkable event that combined the Long Service Awards with the Year-...

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COP28: MCM Team briefing stakeholders on MCM’s carbon footprint scope

Morupule Coal Mine’s responsibility to contribute to Botswana’s goals for economic growth, commu...

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MCM AT COP28 2023

The Chief Executive Officer of Morupule Coal Min (MCM), Edwin Elias, recently delivered a clear mess...

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MCM hosts Botswana Chamber of Mines(BCM) meetings

MCM hosted Botswana Chamber of Mines meetings from the 29th of November 2023 to the 1st of Decembe...

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MCC participates at 2nd Annual Lake Ngami GM's Cycle Classic

From the seams to community development and stakeholder focus, Morupule Cycling Club (MCC) was proud...

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MCM showcases 50 years of sustainability and continous empowerment at the Global Expo Botswana

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) has taken its sustainability and empowerment agenda to the ongoing Global E...

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Morupule Coal Mine CEEP beneficiary PSM Technologies

Morupule Coal Mine CEEP beneficiary PSM Technologies displaying their heavy duty lights used in un...

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MCM at Global Expo Botswana

Morupule Coal Mine is participating at this year’s Global Expo Botswana (GEB) under the theme “...

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KEIPIDILE URGES LEARNERS TO USE TECHNOLOGY WISELY

MCM Supply Chain Manager, Mr. Resego Keipidile was the guest speaker at Makhubu Junior Secondary Sch...

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BIUST 8TH GRADUATION CEREMONY – 2023

The 8th BIUST Graduation signed, sealed & delivered at a majestic ceremony in Palapye. MCM has been ...

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P388 million spent on Citizen-owned companies between January 2022 & June 2023 by MCM CEEP

Ticano Purchase Order Finance in partnership with Morupule Coal Mine recently hosted a Small Medium ...

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THREE GIRAFFES FOR MCM GAME PARK

Mashatu Game Reserve has donated three giraffes to Morupule Coal Mine Game Park has. This generous d...

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Taking it back to the 70's

It’s retro/vintage day at MCM today. We are throwing it back to yesteryears when MCM was born. MCM...

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MCM team initiates a dialogue with the Masu-a-koloi community regarding Torome Farm

The acquisition of Torome Farm by MCM was a deliberate move aimed at strategically benefiting the ...

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LOCAL MANUFACTURING SUMMIT 2023

“Motswana oa kgona”   Our CEO Mr Edwin Elias presented MCM’s journey in the Citizen Economi...

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PALAPYE BASED COMPANY HELPS IMPROVE MCM BAGGING SYSTEM

Palapye to the world: in alignment with our strategic aspirations of improving customer experience w...

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MCM and TICANO accelerate citizen participation in the economy

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) and Ticano Group (TICANO) have entered into a Supplier Development  Prog...

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AN EVENTFUL DAY FOR MCM AT THE ONGOING U.S.-AFRICA BUSINESS SUMMIT

Heads of States from 5 African countries, international industry captains, trade experts and the b...

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MCM at 50, 50 years of energizing the nation, Your partner of choice in the Global Coal transition

On July 31st 1973, what was known as Morupule Colliery then, produced it’s first production of c...

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De-coding the re-accreditation of MCM coal lab’s ISO17025:2017 with Mr. Prince Nakedi

MCM Laboratory was established in 1987 with the aim to prepare samples and ship off to Amcoal Cent...

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MCM CEO Mr Edwin Elias takes the stage at the ongoing Botswana Transport and Energy

MCM CEO Mr Edwin Elias takes the stage at the ongoing Botswana Transport and Energy summit addressin...

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MCM WINS AT THE BUSINESS BOTSWANA 27TH NOTHERN TRADE FAIR

MCM wins at the Business Botswana 27th Northern Trade Fair

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One of the most impactful CEOs to watch in 2023 – Victory Magazine on our CEO, Mr Edwin Elias

Mining industry leaders are responsible for diverse, skilled teams. They must be technically adept...

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UNDERSTANDING THE STRATEGY

This week we delve into breaking down our strategy #1-3-27. In line with Organizational Capability, ...

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MCM WOMEN WRAP UP WOMEN’S DAY MONTH IN PURPLE

An afternoon filled with; mind management coaching, fashion, make up tutorials, men’s take on co-e...

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BLAIZER SAYS GOODBYE

With over 31 years of experience in the Mining Industry(Botash PTY LTD, Debswana, Botswana Metal Ref...

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WOMEN’S DAY THEME DIGITALL: INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY FOR GENDER EQUALITY DEMONSTRATED AT MCM.

Still in the spirit of celebrating the contributions of women in social, economic and political sphe...

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P2,2 BILLION MONUMENTAL MOU BETWEEN MCM AND LETSHEGO SIGNED

Another historic moment in the economic transformation of our country has been witnessed this morn...

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Mental Health Week: Note from the CEO

Greetings Team MCM   This week is dedicated to raising awareness on mental health. Mental illness...

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Mr.Edwin T. Elias Receives Leadership Excellence Award

From Seam to Value, in our pursuit of being "the partner of choice in the global coal transition"...

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Investing in African Mining Indaba

MCM AT MI23 "Unlocking African Mining Investment Stability, Security, and Supply" Day 1 Recap from...

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The Projects Magazine features Morupule Coal Mine CEO, Mr. Edwin Elias

Morupule Coal Mine new corporate strategy for 2022-2027 in which the company target to supply variou...

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MCM NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY #1-3-27

Morupule Coal Mine has developed the Strategy 2022-2027 (#1-3-27), to deliver exponential value not ...

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MCM shares insight on CEEP and supplier development at Youth Summit

As part of efforts on collaboration and stakeholder engagement, Morupule Coal Mine MCM was recently ...

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MCM Joins Hands To A Clean Palapye

As part of our commitment to care for the environment, Morupule Coal Mine recently participated in t...

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Speaker of the National Assembly visits MCM

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Honourable Phandu Skelemani, recently visited MCM to appreciat...

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MCM Hosts The Media

The Media are a key stakeholder to Morupule Coal Mine and as such the Mine continues to engage with ...

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2022 World Environment Day – 5 June 2022

This year’s theme is; ‘’ONLY ONE EARTH’’ – Living Sustainably in harmony with nature In...

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MCM SCHOLARSHIP 2022 - MASTERS (INDUSTRIAL & MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING)

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) in collaboration with Botswana International University of Science and Tech...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE REFURBISHES CENTRAL PALAPYE POLICE STATION

Botswana Police Service has been bolstered in its mandate to serve and protect the community and uph...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE AND PALAPYE ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITY KICK-START KEEP PALAPYE CLEAN CAMPAIGN

This morning Morupule Coal Mine and Palapye Administrative Authority rolled up sleeves to kick-start...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE LAUDED FOR TRANSFORMATIVE PALAPYE MULTI-PURPOSE STADIUM PROJECT

The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Honourable Kgotla Kenneth Autlwetse has laude...

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MCM AND BANK GABORONE SIGN P100M MOU

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) and Bank Gaborone today, 22 February 2022, signed a Memorandum of Understan...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE REACHES ANOTHER MILESTONE – FIRST BLASTING ACTIVITY OF MOTHEO OPEN CAST MINE

We are excited to announce that Motheo Project has reached another significant milestone of conducti...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE DONATES HEALTH EQUIPMENT TO SEROWE/PALAPYE DHMT

Donations valued at over P700 000.00 include two vehicles, two porta cabins, 19 medical oxygen conce...

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ANOTHER POSITIVE STEP IN THE MCM - BIUST RELATIONSHIP

Morupule Coal Mine's collaboration with Botswana International University of Science & Technology gr...

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PRESIDENT DR. MASISI OFFICIATES MOTHEO OPENCAST MINE GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY

On the 26th of November 2021, His Excellency the President of Botswana Dr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe...

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MINISTER MOLEBATSI VISIT MORUPULE COAL MINE

Morupule Coal Mine hosted Assistant Minister of Investment Trade & Industry Honourable Molebatsi S. ...

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GM MEETS WITH BOTSWANA POLICE SERVICE

Morupule Coal Mine General Manager Mr. Edwin T. Elias and his leadership team visited Botswana Polic...

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EDWIN ELIAS PLACES VALUE IN STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT

Morupule Coal Mine General Manager Mr. Edwin T. Elias says that the positive relations and cooperati...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE APPOINTS MR EDWIN T. ELIAS AS GENERAL MANAGER

The Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) Board of Directors and staff welcome Mr Elias as the new General Manage...

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MCM COMMEMORATE WORLD DAY FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK

Morupule Coal Mine on 28 April 2021 joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Day for Safe...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE ENGAGES BR-BB JV FOR OPEN CAST MINING

In their quest to securing energy for Botswana and explore the economic potential the resource has i...

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MORUPULE COAL MINE HANDS OVER A REFURBISHED LIBRARY TO PALAPYE SECONDARY SCHOOL

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) recently handed over the refurbished Palapye Secondary School (PSS) library...

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BITC VISIT MORUPULE COAL MINE TO APPRECIATE COAL PRODUCTION

Botswana Investment & Trade Center (BITC) visited the Morupule Coal Mine to appreciate coal producti...

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HONOURABLE LEFOKO MOAGI VISITS MORUPULE COAL MINE

The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology & Energy Security who is also Member of Parliame...

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