Kungenga Mine was controlled by the Buta administration who exploited the labor of Mbele minority in the mine while selling mined resources to the western corporations. The Mbele child soldier squad was imprisoned and forced to work in the mine in 1984 before being rescued by Venom Snake.
- ^ Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Kojima Productions (2015).
Kazuhira Miller (tape): The Buta administration owns the mining rights to Kungenga Mine... But most of the laborers are Mbele who they've taken prisoner. The "product" they've gouged out of their land is bought up cheap by Western corporations...