Stephen Tsoroti is a journalist from Zimbabwe.

He worked as a journalist and contributing editor covering a number of beats that including health, environment, arts and culture, and developmental issues.

Stephen has been awarded a Friedrich Naumann Foundation Media Rural Reporting fellowship, British Council Reporting on Arts and Environment Fellowships, World Bank institute Fellowship, National Press Foundation, Journalists to Journalist Fellowship, Reuters Foundation COVID-19 Reporting HUB fellowship, and won several journalism awards in his country.

His work has been published in his home country and abroad.

Stephen Tsoroti

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Stephen Tsoroti
health, environment, arts and culture, developmental issues

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Inside Zimbabwe's illicit gold-mining trade

  • Armed conflict
  • Corruption
  • Environment
  • Finance

HARARE - Gold is Zimbabwe's chief export product. However, partly because of the country's monetary policy, an estimate of 50% of artisanal and small-scale mined gold in Zimbabwe is lost to smuggling, causing bloody turf wars that have claimed hundreds of lives.

Young miner in Zimbabwe shows mercury coated gold