Zimbabwe Politics to Aid Diamond Trade?An overhaul of the political framework is needed to unlock the diamond potential in the country says a report by SW Radio Africa.
The reddish-coloured diamonds of Marange in Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe: Diamonds Discovered in Bikita
The Herald, 11 March 2013
FOUR kimberlitic pipes rich in diamonds have been discovered in Budzi communal lands in Bikita near the border with Manicaland Province. The four rock formations infested with… Read more »
Zimbabwe Independent, 25 February 2013
GOVERNMENT plans to seal off newly discovered diamond fields in Masvingo province's Bikita district to halt illegal mining of the precious stones, Mines minister Obert Mpofu has… Read more »
Zimbabwe: Dispute Erupts Over Bikita Diamond Mines
Zimbabwe Independent, 8 February 2013
A DISPUTE has erupted over the mining of recently discovered diamonds in the Bikita district of Masvingo province, with former freedom fighters in the area alleging corruption and… Read more »