Dozens feared dead in Zimbabwe mine collapse as rescue

The mine collapse comes weeks after six miners died in Esigodini, southern Zimbabwe, while five others died in Chegutu when mines collapsed.

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Pandemic spurs illegal gold rush in Zimbabwe mountains

As Zimbabwe experiences its worst economic crisis in a decade, with crippling hyperinflation and unemployment, young people are venturing into illegal gold mining in a bid to earn a living. Gold panning in Chimanimani is mostly small-scale and informal, according to a 2016 research paper by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew in London.

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Zimbabwe MPs Concerned Inactive Mines Turning Into

Zimbabwe's parliament has called on the government to resume rescue efforts at a mine that collapsed two weeks ago. Authorities had called off the efforts Dec. 5 after pulling six miners from the

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Zimbabwe miners: 24 bodies recovered from flooded gold

The bodies of 24 gold miners have been recovered from a flooded mine in Zimbabwe, and rescuers have pulled out eight survivors who had been trapped underground, the

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Coronavirus pandemic spurs illegal gold rush in Zimbabwe

Known for their rugged ranges, grassy plains and forest waterfalls, the Chimanimani mountains in eastern Zimbabwe have long been a popular destination for tourists –

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With Economy in Shambles, Zimbabwe’s Gold Miners Risk

Gold is now a main driver of Zimbabwe’s shell-shocked economy, with artisanal and small-scale miners leading the charge. More than 25 percent of all formally employed people work in the gold industry, according to the Chamber of Mines, a division of the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development.

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Phoenician Gold Mines of Zimbabwe (Rhodesia

Mr. J. Hays Hammond, the gold-mining engineer, in 1894, the very early days of modern prospecting of gold-belts in Rhodesia, examined certain portions of some of the gold-belts, and reports: "That an enormous amount of gold has been obtained from these workings in

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Zimbabwe: Losing millions from illicit gold mining trade

Zimbabwe Miners Federation, a representative of small-scale miners, says the monopoly of the government as the sole buyer of gold has contributed towards losses and non-performance in the sector. “Government should not monopolise the buying of gold in the country. The market should be open to allow other stakeholders, [and] bankers to compete.

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Zimbabwe: Breaking - Several Gold Miners Feared Dead At

At least 30 illegal gold miners are reportedly trapped underground at Bindura Ran Mine after the shaft collapsed this afternoon. Posting on his official Twitter platform, Information, Publicity

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All That Glitters is Not Gold: Turmoil in Zimbabwe's

Artisanal gold miners play a curious role in Zimbabwe's political economy. On one hand, they are an irritant to the industrial mining companies that hold most of Zimbabwe's gold exploration rights. Their encroachment on industrial mining claims prompts the government to clear them out in mass arrest campaigns.

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Zimbabwe: All That Glitters Is Not Gold - Turmoil in

Artisanal gold miners play a curious role in Zimbabwe's political economy. On one hand, they are an irritant to the industrial mining companies that hold most of Zimbabwe's gold

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The contribution of small-scale mining to Zimbabwean economy

Zimbabwe’s gold deliveries in September plunged by 73% to close at 1.36 tonnes from 2.8 tonnes in the comparative period in the prior year owing to rampant smuggling by small scale miners who blamed payment delays being faced by the miners proving the importance of small-scale miners

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Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF MP Sanyatwe in Gold Mine Storm | African

ZANU PF legislator for Nyanga North, Chido Sanyatwe has been reported to both her party and the Speaker of Parliament Jacob Mudenda for allegedly mobilising hundreds of youths to drive out a gold miner, Julius Manyuchi from his claims. Sanyatwe is wife to Zimbabwe ambassador to Tanzania and once feared Presidential Guard commander Anselem Sanyatwe.

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Zimbabwe: Chinese Firm Says Finding ‘Buried Alive’ Miners

Two bodies of illegal gold miners were retrieved from a collapsed mineshaft on Sunday [November 15] in the eastern Mutasa District of Zimbabwe, while 10 others are feared dead following the mishap which occurred at the weekend,” Xinhua

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First body pulled from Zimbabwe gold mine disaster | CGTN

Mining is a major source of foreign currency for Zimbabwe, where gold alone accounts for 60 percent of exports and employs nearly 10 percent of the population. The bulk of the gold is extracted by artisanal and small-scale miners, who were responsible for 63 percent of the recorded production last year, according to official statistics.

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How the Zim govt is rob gold miners – NewsDay Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe, as in other nations, gold is a national resource. The report reveals that whether gold speaks to trade-related debt, profiteering from opaque sales, the deprivation to miners, or the

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Zimbabwe: Chinese Firm Says Finding ‘Buried Alive’ Miners Too

Two bodies of illegal gold miners were retrieved from a collapsed mineshaft on Sunday [November 15] in the eastern Mutasa District of Zimbabwe, while 10 others are feared dead following the mishap which occurred at the weekend,” Xinhua reported on November 17.

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Top Ten operating mines in Zimbabwe 2018 - Mining Zimbabwe

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23 gold miners feared dead after dam bursts in Zimbabwe

Illegal artisanal gold miners work at an open mine after occupying parts of Smithfield farm, owned by the former President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace Mugabe, in Mazowe, Zimbabwe, 5 April 2018.

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