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Selukwe

 

a mining center in Rhodesia, 32 km southeast of Gwelo. Population, 8,400 (1969). Selukwe has large deposits of characteristic chromites with a chromic oxide content of 52–62 percent.

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The Herald (17 June 2005) reported that 13957 liters of petrol and 8271 liters of diesel were recovered from the illegal market sale in Shurugwi in 2005.
He said "We also rounded up other polluters in Kwekwe and Gokwe numbering about 100 while Shurugwi, Mberengwa and Zvishavane had 15.
Zimbabwe has three platinum mines, Zimplats in Ngezi, Mimosa in Zvishavane and Unlci in Shurugwi.
Already, substantial progress has been made by CSOTs in the Shurugwi, Zvishavane, Gwanda, Mhondoro-Ngezi, Chegutu, Zvimba and Bindura districts.
Masenyani Mandhalele, 29, and nine other Shangaan tribesmen kidnapped John Chakabaya and forced him through the surgical procedure in a makeshift clinic in Chilonga, Shurugwi.
The Company has additional assets that form a portfolio of exploration properties, and include the Consolidated Bubi Gold Fields, consolidated Midlands Gold Fields and consolidated Shurugwi Gold Fields properties, all of which are located in Zimbabwe.
The IDD sentinel surveillance is regularly conducted in 12 districts: Harare, Bulawayo, Chitungwiza, Nyanga, Chimanimani, Centenary, Murehwa, Matobo, Shurugwi, Chegutu, Bikita and Binga.
In Shurugwi district, no screening programme existed.
Mr Smith, 80, escaped unhurt from the family cattle farm in Shurugwi, on Monday.
The Chitora wetlands conservation and integrated livelihoods for biodiversity conservation is a community driven intervention to be implemented in ward 1 (Chitora) in the rural communities of Shurugwi district, under Tongogara Rural District Council.
Tell me, the people you met in Shurugwi two days ago, were they elites?
Such settlements included Mutare (Umtali), Gweru (Gwelo), Shurugwi (Selukwe) Kadoma (Gatooma), Marondera (Marandellas), Kwe Kwe (Que Que), Mvuma (Umvuma), Chinhoyi (Sinioa) and Musvewedede (Musonedi) in Mazoe area.