A Move To Grab White Owned Land...May Land Mugabe In Deep Trouble

Zimbabwe businessman John Gardiner has scrambled to lure customers since he started importing fish five years ago to sell to a nation of beef eaters. The former restaurateur gave out recipes. He served up his favorite seafood dishes. By 1997 his company, Interna-trade, employed 150 people, owned four fresh-fish shops, and raked in profits distributing fancy foods. Even though Zimbabwe's annual per capita income is a scant $550, buyers snapped up his American chocolate bars, Australian prawns, and South African fruit juices.

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