Chivi District has applauded Murowa diamond Mine for drilling six boreholes in ward 20 after a long period of critical water shortages.
Speaking to Great Dyke News 24, Chivi district ward 20 Councillor Aleck Nhundu and other villagers expressed gratitude for the gesture saying the village was in dire need of safe water.
Meanwhile, the Diamond company has started exploration for gems in Sese communal lands in Chivi, where the firm has nearly 200 claims for the mineral.
Murowa mines diamonds in Zvishavane has 199 claims in Chivi which are concentrated around the Sese area. It is believed the diamond belt currently under exploitation in Zvishavane by Murowa extends into neighboring Chivi district.