Video: Zimbabwe’s lost diamonds and how they affected the lives of Marange people

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The anti-corruption group, Global Witness has produced a short film featuring members of local communities describing the impact of the Marange diamonds on their lives. Hear their stories here:

 

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About Marange

Marange are is located in the mountainous border town of Mutare under Manicaland province in Zimbabwe. Marange is traditionally administered by the Marange chieftaincy. It is located about 100 km south-west of Mutare city. The area is predominantly home to the Manyika speaking Marange people. Marange came to prominence between 2002 and 2003 when the first diamond fields were discovered in the Chiadzwa area. Read More



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