Are The Chinese Back at Zimbabwe's Marange Diamond Fields?
Marange diamond fields villagers have decided to take matters into their own hands by protesting over the looting of diamond revenue, destruction of the environment and human rights abuses by the government. Despite being a diamond rich area, Marange still remains underdeveloped, some villagers were forced to move from their homesteads to pave the way for mining activities. At a time when the villagers need a clear picture of how the new government is managing the mineral wealth, there are reports alleging the presence of some Chinese miners in the area.
The Herald, 20 April 2018
The decision by the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development to cancel Anjin's diamond mining licence at Chiadzwa was illegal because it contravened the special grant they were… Read more »
Zimbabwe: No Rush for Return - De Beers
The Herald, 27 February 2018
Leading global diamond trading, exploration and mining company De Beers Group remains focused on other African countries in which it is already established with no rush to return… Read more »