A new report claims Zimbabwe has lost $770 million to diamond corruption

‘Zim losing $17bn in diamond revenue’

HARARE – Zimbabwe is losing about $17 billion in revenue annually by selling raw diamonds to external markets, chairman of the Zimbabwe Diamond Technology Centre (ZDTC),  Lovemore Kurotwi, has said. … [Read More...]

A new report claims Zimbabwe has lost $770 million to diamond corruption

‘Zim losing $17bn in diamond revenue’

HARARE – Zimbabwe is losing about $17 billion in revenue annually by selling raw diamonds to external markets, chairman of the Zimbabwe Diamond Technology Centre (ZDTC),  Lovemore Kurotwi, has said. … [Read More...]

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Grace for president?

HARARE – President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace on Wednesday received a major boost as chiefs and government ministers gave her a “blank cheque for higher office” in Zanu PF. … [Read More...]

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Urban Life Without Water

In one section of Chitungwiza, an outer suburb of Harare, some children under 10 years old walk to the “toilet” at the same time. “But that is not possible,” I tell my niece Shamiso and her husband … [Read More...]

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Zanu pins hopes on EU measures removal

Zanu (PF) is pinning its hopes to revive the economy on the total removal of targeted measures and resumption of direct funding by the European Union. The EU has indicated that it will resume dealing … [Read More...]

[FFZE Pictures] No water, no power – what has our government done for us?

No running water, frequent blackouts and garbage piling up by the side of the road -- these are the scenes of daily life for people in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare. In what should be a prosperous and … [Read More...]