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Zimbabwe

Billy Rautenbach (Muller Conrad Rautenbach)

Date of Birth: 23/09/1959


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Kasongo v CAMEC

The Justice Ministry asked the mining registry on 30 August to withdraw the registration of CAMEC’s mining permit, primarily because of its long-term association with Zimbabwean businessman Billy Rautenbach, who had been running day-to-day operations on CAMEC’s properties and from whom it obtained the concessions in the first place...


Dollars and mines

Forrest is involved in another battle, over the future of Katanga mining, with his old sparring partner, Zimbabwean businessman Billy Rautenbach...


After the results

CAMEC's shares have risen more than 700 per cent, thanks to the involvement of Zimbabwean tycoon Billy Rautenbach, who is now a 17-20% shareholder...


Cobalt crunch

from a similar deal with Congo-Kinshasa, negotiated by Zimbabwean Billy Rautenbach...


The nomenklatura

Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa: Speaker of parliament and former Security Minister; ZANU-PF Secretary for Finance and Chairman of ZANU's ZIDCO Holdings; Mnangagwa was Chairman of ZANU's old financing vehicle, M & S Investments, and is Chairman of asbestos exporter Fibrolite (joint venture with Armando Godinko); he is also a director of Opporto Investments, Galant Distribution, Galhold Investments, Woolworth Trading, and Treasure Holdings; most lucrative has been his management of ZANU's and the military's investments and trade deals in Congo-K, where he is a kingpin of the regional diamond trade; Mnangagwa's key business associates are two white Zimbabweans, Billy Rautenbach (for whom Interpol has issued an international arrest warrant) and British-based John Bredenkamp; and an Omani, Thamer al-Shanfari...


Clean-up or cover-up

Equally non-transparent were Gécamines' contracts, first with Billy Rautenbach's Ridgepoint, then with Etablissements George Forrest International, whose Director now heads the Gécamines board...


The man from uncle

The departed uncles, all State (senior) Ministers, are Gaëtan Kakudji (Interior, number two to his cousin, Laurent), Abdoulaye Yérodia Ndombasi (Education) and Pierre-Victor Mpoyo (Minister without Portfolio and the man behind the controversial mining contracts with Zimbabwe's Billy Rautenbach...


Diamonds and danger

But it was part of the Wheels of Africa conglomerate owned by Zimbabwean businessman Billy Rautenbach and last January, it stopped producing (AC Vol 40 No 25)...


Glittering prizes from the war

Much the same was said about the first big Congo-Zimbabwe mining joint venture run by Zimbabwean entrepreneur Billy Rautenbach, whose own companies were controlled by a complex web of entities in the British Virgin Islands and Jersey...


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