Marange diamonds under spotlight

Over the years, human rights groups have urged KPCS to suspend Zimbabwe from participating in the Kimberley Process on account of the horrific human rights abuses in Marange.
By Kenneth Nyangani Nov. 10, 2023

Rights violations spike as election day nears

These violations were recorded in Mutare, Harare, Mudzi, Muzarabani, Chitungwiza, Epworth, Mbare, Glenview, Hopley, Chiadzwa, Buhera, Shamva, Mt Darwin, Rushinga and Mazowe.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Aug. 19, 2023

Shock as Zim arrests, frees diamond dealers ... well-connected British, Indians tried to sneak into heavily fortified Chiadzwa

Authoritative sources said their release has caused divisions in government where some officials feel powerful figures were out to protect them.
By Freeman Makopa Aug. 4, 2023

Resource imperialism vs national development: A case of lithium mining

States enter into bilateral and multilateral relations to fulfil their national interest aspirations.
By Moses Nyakatangure Jul. 13, 2023

Chiadzwa heist raises eyebrows

ZCDC spokesperson Sugar Chagonda confirmed the incident.
By Freeman Makopa Jun. 16, 2023

Not yet time to pop the champagne

It has the resource, and any banker would be willing to extend loans to an investor like that.
By Shame Makoshori May. 26, 2023

Fresh fears of diamond leakages

The document was submitted to Mines and Mining Development minister Winston Chitando by the community trust at a recent meeting.
By Freeman Makopa May. 19, 2023

Govt blocks US$400m platinum deal

The trust represents community interests in ZCDC under a government policy that gives grassroots in close proximity to resources exclusive rights to tap into mines and develop their communities.
By Tinashe Kairiza May. 19, 2023

Gold Mafia and colonial hangover

The scenes we have seen in the Al Jazeera Gold Mafia documentary, how the Chiadzwa diamonds never contributed to national development
By Tapiwa Gomo Apr. 24, 2023