The Marange diamond fields are an area of widespread small-scale diamond
production in ... been carried out to the benefit of senior government and Zanu-PF
officials and those close to them, with li...
Zimbabwe wants a single diamond mining company to operate in Marange, and
it looks like the ... Marange diamond company is Zanu-PF's best friend.
Mar 28, 2016 ... Diamonds are an Autocrat's Best Friend: Corruption in Zimbabwe's ... plenty of
corruption surrounding the diamonds of Marange, a district in ... First, the finance
ministry is now back in the control of Mugabe's Zanu-PF party.
www.newzimbabwe.com/news-20701-Marange diamonds finished, Moyo admits/news.aspx
Feb 20, 2015 ... Marange diamonds are not forever, Moyo admits ... the mire since, government
coffers are dry and the Zanu PF administration continues to plead with China as
well as the West for help. .... Diamonds are a woman's best friend.
Aug 1, 2012 ... In Zimbabwe, President Robert Mugabe's Zanu-PF party chose local .... of
Zimbabwe's alluvial diamond wealth in the Chiadzwa/Marange fields ...
Jul 18, 2013 ... Marange Diamonds and Zimbabwe's Political Transition ... Recommend to: A
friend ... President Mugabe and Minister of Mines Obert Mpofu (ZANU-PF) .... a
close ally of President Zuma, reportedly purchased diamonds worth ...
Feb 4, 2014 ... A suspected purge in the faction riddled ZANU PF party is set to claim ... of
massive corruption at the state run Marange Resources diamond mining firm. ...
Retired colonel Dube was a close friend and ally of Solomon Mujuru, ...
Oct 1, 2010 ... Happier days: Miners dig for diamonds in Marange, in eastern ... •Obert Mpofu,
the ZANU PF minister of mines, is said to have close links to the ... “A lot of friends
and people I knew were forced to work in the mines without pay ...
Jan 20, 2016 ... AN old adage that says; “Diamonds are a woman's best friend,” rings ... This was
soon after the Marange diamond rush gripped the whole nation, ... How Zanu-PF
deals with corruption will go a long way towards the revival of ...
By mid-November 2008, Marange diamond ... ZANU-PF connections at the very
top level. ... When we attempted to run away, the soldiers shot at us and killed my
friend who was running in front. ... But all the time, the armed soldiers would be
standing close ...