WATCH | A KZN diamond dash or desperation?

A diamond rush in KZN’s Ladysmith has people driving in from all corners of the country following the alleged discovery of a diamond. #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

LADYSMITH - The Minerals Resources Department is sending a team to Kwahlathi to investigate whether residents have discovered a massive trove of diamonds.

The KwaZulu-Natal government is appealing for calm after Kwahlathi residents and people from neighbouring towns flocked to the area to mine.

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Premier Sihle Zikalala has urged them to cease the illegal operations and allow the government team to inspect the site.

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