GWANDA DISTRICT ALTERNATIVE MINING INDABA RECOMMENDATIONS

Lungile Masuku, Gwanda Community Economic Justice Development Trust 14/05/18 Gwanda District Alternative Mining Indaba was held on 09 May 2018 in Gwanda mining town where a lot of issues concerning mining activitiues in the district were deliberated. The first speaker presented on ‘Strengthening Citizens’ Role in Combating Illicit Financial Flows and Poor Mineral Revenue Management. …

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Marange demonstration

Josphat Makaza ,CCDT info/24/04/18 Following successive unfulfilled promises by ZCDC the Marange community lead by Chiadzwa Community Development Trust and Bocha Diamond Trust staged a peaceful demonstration against the government owned diamond mine. The demo which started yesterday ended today with ZCDC ready to meet a body of representatives from the community . The body …

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Demonstrators disrupt Tongogara RDC meeting

Story by Happious chingwaya of Shurugwi-community development trust. (SCDT) Shurugwi—A full council meeting at Tongogara Rural District Council (RDC) ended abruptly on friday 6th April when group of people claiming to be demonstrating against corruption and maladmistration at the local authority stormed into the meeting. The demonstration was also staged amid allegations that TRDC CEO …

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Community Members Lament over Lack fo Development

Lungile Masuku, Gwanda Community Economic Justice Development Trust/21/04/18 Gwanda district is rich in mineral resources yet lagging behind in terms of infrastructural development. This was highlighted on 06 April 2018 at a Stakeholders Meeting that was held in Gwanda town. The meeting comprised of the Gwanda Municipality Mayor, councillors, Community Based Organisations, and prominent community …

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