Report Exposes Exploitation of Zimbabwe's Vast Diamond Riches

Powerful military and political elites and security forces have controlled and secretly exploited Zimbabwe's once promising diamond sector, while concealing the scale of the loss to its people, a new Global Witness report reveals.



Documents

  • Zimbabwe:   Traditional Leaders Squabble Over Marange Diamonds

    New Zimbabwe, 3 September 2017

    Traditional leaders here are bitter on how the wealth generated from the mining of diamond by Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) is being distributed to local… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Marange Gems Plot Thickens

    Zimbabwe Standard, 18 June 2017

    Fresh revelations indicate that government kept the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) away from the Marange diamond mines. This development appears to prove that a powerful… Read more »

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