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Divide over uranium mining at Stampriet

Contributed by NAMPA.

LEONARDVILLE, 19 NOV (NAMPA) - Farmers are divided over the exploration of uranium in the Stampriet Aquifer, as some believe the process will contaminate underground water.
The exploration, which is supposed to be carried out by Uranium One in the Aminuis and Leonardville area, has sparked mixed feelings among residents in the area.

This was revealed during a parliament standing committee on natural resources' visit to deliberate on concerns on Friday in Leonardville, within the Aminuis ...