Mines Minister PAUL KABUSWE says government will soon create a data base for all areas where Gold mining is taking place.
Mr KABUSWE says he will ensure government reaps maximum benefits from the resource.
And Mr KABWE says mining operations at the Chibombo Gold Mine were more than 5,000 illegal miners raided the mine remain suspended.
He says operations may only resume after meeting is held with the owners of the licence.
Speaking when he toured the Gold mine in Chibombo, Mr KABUSWE said the mine will continue to be under police control until sanity is restored.
And Central Province Minister CREDO NANJUWA raised concern that illegal miners have raided the Province in a gold rush.