De Beers pleasure in diamond raffle at Africa Mining Congress to honour Nelson Mandela
Mr Sakhile Ngcobo, Director at De Beers Consolidated Mines, gave great pleasure in offering a free diamond give away, at Terrapinn’s Africa #Mining Congress, in Johannesburg this week.
The give away took place in honour of Madiba, South Africa’s much loved statesman.
The diamond was won by Mabhena, Chief Mining Commissioner of Zimbabwe who was ecstatic in receiving the prize. He commented “I have no words to describe how I feel at winning the prize,”
De Beers South Africa Director, Sakhile Ngcobo added “This cut diamond was extracted from one of our operations in Limpopo, north of the country. It is a very special gem,”.
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De Beers, established in 1888, is the world’s leading diamond company with unrivalled expertise in the exploration, mining and marketing of diamonds. Together with our joint venture partners, De Beers employs approximately 16,000 people in operations around the world.
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