Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation Diamonds fraud scandal involved 5 officials from ZMDC and a representative of South Africa - registered Canadile Miners, which formed a partnership with the government to mine diamonds in Marange district. It is apparent that the government was duped into believing that the Zimbabwe mining company (ZMDC) was going into partnership with a South African firm, BSGR and a total of US$2 billion was squandered in the process. Crime