Zimbabwe shuts down Chinese-owned Bikita Minerals weeks after claims of lithium looting
It suspended operations at its Masvingo mine for seven days to address ‘concerns raised by authorities’ a few weeks after claims of looting were raised by a local watchdog.
By ANI News May. 24, 2023
Govt probes ‘Gold Mafia’ kingpins
Information and Publicity minister Monica Mutsvangwa told journalists that government has since ordered investigations on the matter.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Apr. 5, 2023
Zimbabwe’s over reliance on resource-backed loans ‘a curse’
Maguwu said in a normal environment Parliament should be involved in processes to acquire external loans so that national interests are protected.
By Tatira Zwinoira Mar. 19, 2023
Powerful political and security interests manipulate mining law
The mining industry is regulated primarily through the Mines and Minerals Act of 1963, which is currently being relooked.
By Tinashe Makichi Dec. 23, 2022
Chinese miners wrecking rural livelihoods: Watchdog
In a recent Twitter space discussion, CNRG executive director Farai Maguwu said such investments were causing massive displacements in rural areas.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 22, 2022
Businessman burns Chivi’s villagers homes
National police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi confirmed the incident, adding that investigations were underway.
By Tapfumanei Muchabaiwa Oct. 5, 2022
Zim’s extractive sector under spotlight
Its main objective was to investigate foreign investments in Zimbabwe, so as to enhance transparency and accountability.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Sep. 25, 2022
Maguwu raises civil war fears
Zanu PF’s Spencer Tshuma polled 10 727 votes to defeat Citizens Coalition for Change candidate Costin Muguti, who got 4 800.
By Kenneth Nyangani Sep. 5, 2022
News in depth: ‘Cross-border raids’: Zimbabwean illegal miners wreak havoc in Botswana, SA
Centre for Natural Resources Governance Director Farai Maguwu said the increasing number of illegal Zimbabwean miners wreaking havoc in neighbouring states reflected the desperation of people amid high unemployment and economic collapse.
By The NewsDay Jun. 12, 2022
US revokes visas after Museveni signs tough anti-gay Bill into law