COLUMN | What happened to Zimbabwe’s MDC?

By Takura Zhangazha When Zimbabwe’s largest post-independence opposition party the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) was launched in September 1999, it was as...

Justice delayed: Six years after landmark ruling, no change yet to Zimbabwe’s child marriage...

Pedestrian Opinion with Mike Murenzvi Child marriages represent an unwanted vestige from a time gone by. This was time when the marriage of young...

Chinese firm quits US$7.5m Zimbabwe explosives contract, citing ‘turbulent’ economy

Chinese explosives company Hunan Nanling Industrial Explosive Materials has cancelled its contract in Zimbabwe over what it says is a ‘turbulent domestic situation’ in the economy. 
Zimbabwe mining lithium

5 Lithium projects in Zimbabwe you need to know about

Prospect Resources’ US$422 million deal with China’s Huayou has raised interest in Zimbabwe’s lithium assets. The deal will see Huayou, one of the world...

ANALYSIS | Chinese battery giant is buying Zimbabwe’s Arcadia lithium mine for US$422m. Here’s...

Huayou, one of the world’s biggest companies in the battery metals business, has announced a deal to buy Prospect Resources, which is developing a lithium mine in...

World’s biggest cobalt refiner to buy Zimbabwe lithium project for US$422m

China’s Zhejiang Huayou, the world’s biggest refiner of the battery metal cobalt, is to buy lithium developer Prospect Resources and creditor's rights for a combined US$422 million.