Botswana says found world's 'third largest' diamond

Botswana says found world's 'third largest' diamond

2021-06-16 06:10:00 PM

Botswana says found world's 'third largest' diamond

Botswanan diamond firm Debswana said it had unearthed a 1,098-carat stone that it described as the third largest of its kind in the world.

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi holds up the diamond, said to be the third-largest of its kind.AFP/Monirul BhuiyanGABORONE - Botswanan diamond firm Debswana said on Wednesday it had unearthed a 1,098-carat stone that it described as the third largest of its kind in the world.

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The stone, found on June 1, was shown to President Mokgweetsi Masisi in the capital Gaborone.READ:Rare Russian pink diamond sells for $27m"It is believed to be the third largest gem-quality find in the world," said Debswana Managing Director Lynette Armstrong.

The"rare and extraordinary stone... means so much in the context of diamonds and Botswana," she said."It brings hope to the nation that is struggling."It also the biggest stone of gem quality to be recovered in the history of the company, a joint venture between the government and global diamond giant De Beers. headtopics.com

READ:Five rare blue diamonds discovered at Cullinan mineThe biggest diamond ever discovered in the world was the 3,106-carat Cullinan, found in South Africa in 1905.The second largest was 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona -- a diamond the size of a tennis ball, discovered at Karowe, northeastern Botswana, in 2015.

Botswana is Africa's leading diamond producer. Read more: eNCA »

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Botswana is blessed with Diamonds There it goes to England. Just asking for a friend, does this mean that all the illegal immigrants will go there now? Ka manyami a e tlo hola naga ya Botswana 🤦🏾‍♂️ its a rock from the earth and we put a price to it. we forget we put human price to it Duke18n I hope you're not rubbing this the wrong way on the KZN miners, well this one is already sold😐

They will then give it to one old woman in England,,, hhhaaii Thank God you independent; it would be on the first ship to be included in Camilla collection. And SA still cannot find 10 babies 🤣 Botswana can wait, we still dealing with diamond rush this side.

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MuthiseBu KZN has found even Bigger... 😁 We also found a lot in Ladysmith. You should’ve kept quiet the Queen is coming for it Aoooooowa... They must try Ladysmith It will be gone soon lol Not in Ladymith!? My people have found a giant one over there. This one in Botswana will surely be claimed by the Oppenheimers. They apparently own the diamonds in the Southern Africa. Thanks to Cecil Rhodes wars of thuggery and conquest.

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