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Upsurge for Zim’s major minerals

Zimbabwe recorded increased volumes of production for 10 of its 14 major minerals in the first quarter of the year, as the sector continues to show positive signs in line with the country’s economic growth trajectory. ...Read More

KPMG woes spills into Nam

The international accounting firm, KPMG’s alleged questionable conduct in Namibia appears to be adding to the scandal-hit firm’s troubles in South Africa. ...Read More

De Beers’ ‘dud’ gems threaten SADC’s mining-based economy

Gaborone - There are fears that mining giant De Beers’ U-turn on its stance on synthetic diamonds could pose a threat to the economies of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe, which mine and sell the natural precious stones on a large scale. ...Read More

Namibians rally behind Western Sahara

Windhoek – “Why isn’t Morocco fulfilling its obligation to the United Nations (UN) Security Council for the self-determination of Western Sahara? Why are economic sanctions not being imposed on Morocco? Can we accept an African country being a coloniser of another? What is being done to put pressure on France and Spain, which are blocking the independence of Western Sahara? What are the pressure tactics Namibia can use to talk to the African Union (AU) for the independence of Western Sahara?” ...Read More

Corruption continues to haunt Namibia

Windhoek – Curtains came down on one of the most protracted and famous fraud cases in Namibia involving R30 million of welfare money siphoned from the country’s Social Security Commission, through a dubious asset management firm, Avid Investment Corporation. ...Read More

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