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China pledges to support Africa’s ‘just position’

From Munyaradzi Huni in ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – The Herald CHINA has pledged to support the “just position” of African countries in various international forums saying it was opposed to the “big, strong and rich countries bullying the small, weak … Continue reading

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NATO’s grisly crimes in Libya

By Farirai Chubvu – The Herald Zimbabwe While Charles Ray – the US envoy here – portrays himself as the face of the free world, a champion of human rights and democracy and has been vociferous about his country’s role … Continue reading

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Reliving the Equatorial Guinea coup

By Mabasa Sasa – The Herald Simon Mann, who was jailed in Zimbabwe and Equatorial Guinea for his role in a botched 2004 coup attempt, has claimed his bid to topple President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo had the tacit backing … Continue reading

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Diamonds transform lives in Chiadzwa

GROWING up in Chiadzwa, an area under Chief Marange in Manicaland, Kudakwashe Muchena (25) did not know his home area was blessed with diamonds. He, like many other generations of villagers, was just tilling the land and herding cattle in … Continue reading

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USA: The desperate act of sanctioning Zimbabwe’s diamond companies

Rangu Nyamurundira Barely a month after the Kimberly Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) approved two of Zimbabwe’s diamond mines, Mbada Diamonds and Marange Resources, to sell their diamonds, the United States of America has unilaterally added the two companies to its … Continue reading

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Xhosa king lauds President Mugabe

Kuda Bwititi – The Sunday Mail Visiting supreme leader of the Xhosa people King Zwelonke Sigcawu has lauded President Mugabe for championing the land reform programme in Zimbabwe, saying the historic process is the bedrock for the empowerment of indigenous … Continue reading

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Why Zanu-PF Remains a force in Zimbabwe

  The Herald – Lovemore Ranga Mataire As the Zanu-PF conference has just ended in Bulawayo, it is critical that we examine the factors that have led the former liberation movement to continue dominating the political arena and how it … Continue reading

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