Tag: China

Mugabe takes ‘spending spree’ to China

Mugabe takes ‘spending spree’ to China

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has taken his globetrotting escapades on taxpayers’ expense to China amid complaints by the opposition and ordinary Zimbabweans affected by a serious economic turmoil. The nonagenarian, who is on a month-long vacation, left Harare for Singapore last month with his entire family and a large entourage […]

Zanu PF MP: ‘Chinese looting our minerals’

Zanu PF MP: ‘Chinese looting our minerals’

THE MEMBER of Parliament for Uzumba, Simbaneuta Mudarikwa (Zanu PF) has urged Parliament to investigate the farming operations of Chinese businessmen in Zimbabwe amid allegations that they are illegally harvesting minerals from the country. Mudarikwa said Zimbabwe was losing significant revenue in mining operations disguised as agro-businesses which is contrary […]

Mugabe could give China its first colony

Mugabe could give China its first colony

Every time Robert Mugabe travels abroad he takes two well-guarded suitcases containing $4 million in cash. And for a 92-year-old he is on the road a great deal, reluctant perhaps to face the galloping breakdown of Zimbabwe. There are rarely any winners from such chaos: not Mugabe, despite his looting […]