Mugabe Orders Investigation on Zimbabwe Diamond Fraud

Reuters reported that Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has called for the investigation of 5 provincial leaders who were accused of swindling two diamond mining companies of $750,000.

As quoted in the market news:

Political analysts see the push for a police investigation as part of efforts to improve ZANU-PF’s image ahead of presidential and parliamentary polls likely to be held by September.

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