A 19-day strike at Africa's biggest zinc mine, Skorpion Zinc in Namibia, has ended after unions and management reached a wage deal, the Namibian newspaper reported on Friday.

The newspaper quoted Skorpion General Manager Gerald Boting as saying the strike, which began on May 10, ended on Thursday after agreement was reached on a 12 percent wage increase.

Output was marginally affected and less than a day's production was lost. Skorpion, owned by mining giant Anglo American , produces 12,500 tonnes of zinc per month. (Reporting by John Grobler)

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