Court Orders Return of Diamonds Seized By Zimbabwe Mining Minister

The murky saga of diamonds mined in eastern Zimbabwe has once more been aired in the courts, with the ZANU-PF mining minister Obert Mpofu ordered to return 29 kilograms of rough stones he took from the central bank where they had been deposited for safekeeping. The future of Zimbabwe's diamonds is being fought out both in the courts and within President Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF party….more at