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Dispute Over Where Zimbabwe Diamonds Fetch More

via Dispute Over Where Zimbabwe Diamonds Fetch More 11.05.14 Now that rough diamonds mined in Zimbabwe‘s Marange region can be legally sold in Europe, the question of where they should be sold in order to achieve the highest prices is a matter of

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Who will resolve Zimbabwe’s housing issues?

via Who will resolve housing issues? – DailyNews Live by Helen Kadirire  11 MAY 2014 The issue of housing for all continues to be a pipeline dream for Zimbabwean citizens —34 years after attaining Independence. Housing schemes across the country have been

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Zimplats refinery on the cards

via Zimplats refinery on the cards – The Standard May 11, 2014 by Kudzai Chimhangwa IMPALA Platinum’s subsidiary in Zimbabwe, Zimplats, is consulting with government and other stakeholders on the establishment of refinery facilities in the country, an official with the company

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Zimbabwe finalises $750m Essar deal

via Zim finalises $750m Essar deal – DailyNews Live  11 MAY 2014 Zimbabwe says it has finally concluded a $750 million takeover deal of its giant iron processor Ziscosteel — now NewZim Steel — by Indian firm Essar Africa Holdings Limited.

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Zimbabwe’s Emerging Tobacco Queens

via Zimbabwe’s Emerging Tobacco Queens – Inter Press Service By Jeffrey Moyo May 11 2014 Madeline Murambwi sits behind the wheel of her brand new Toyota Land Cruiser, threading her way through the traffic in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare. She’s on her way back from

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Tobacco sales near $400m

via Tobacco sales near $400m – DailyNews Live  11 MAY 2014 Zimbabwe has realised $398 million from 124 million kg of flue-cured tobacco sold since the opening of the 2013 selling season mid-February. This indicates an eight percent increase from last season

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#mugabe won’t go

via ‘Mugabe won’t go’ – DailyNews Live by Fungi Kwaramba  11 MAY 2014 Despite his advanced age and the mounting economic woes the country is grappling with, President Robert Mugabe is not leaving office yet, with his closest ally in Zanu PF

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African leaders can do better

via African leaders can do better – DailyNews Live by James Maridadi  11 MAY 2014 The following five key events describe Nigeria in the past three weeks. About 230 girls are abducted from a school in the northern parts of the country.

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Rebel MPs to ditch Biti – DailyNews

via Rebel MPs to ditch Biti – DailyNews Live by Fungi Kwaramba  11 MAY 2014 Seven renegade MDC MPs, who initially joined the Tendai Biti renewal camp, are on their way back to the main formation led by Morgan Tsvangirai after Speaker

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Jonathan Moyo hypocrisy on Baba Jukwa

via Jonathan Moyo hypocrisy on Baba Jukwa  Nehanda Radio May 11, 2014 By Itai Dzamara One of my principles remains that we should never tolerate attacks or victimisation of any fellow journalists, regardless of differences we may have. For that reason, l find

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Journalists to sue website over Baba Jukwa story?

via Journalists to sue website over Baba Jukwa story  Nehanda Radio May 11, 2014 Two South African based journalists have said they are going to sue the New Zimbabwe.com news website over a story claiming that they are the ones being behind

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Betraying the Future – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary: 10th May 2014

via Betraying the Future – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary: 10th May 2014 May 11, 2014 Everyone who wishes Zimbabwe well must be worried at indications that Zanu PF, desperate for money to keep afloat, is preparing to mortgage the country’s natural resources to

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Defamed Zimbabwean ambassador Jacqueline Zwambila wants six-figure payout

via Defamed Zimbabwean ambassador Jacqueline Zwambila wants six-figure payout May 11, 2014 by Michael Inman Canberra Times A freelance writer who defamed the former Zimbabwean ambassador could pay up to $200,000 for claiming the envoy stripped in front of embassy staff. Jacqueline Zwambila’s

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