The engagement session between Mineral Resources minister, Gwede Mantashe and the community of Xolobeni outside Mbizana in the Eastern Cape, was cut short due to unruly residents who began singing struggle songs.
The atmosphere is tense in Xolobeni outside Mbizana in the Eastern Cape where Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has arrived to engage the community about prospective development and mining in the area.
ANC National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe has told the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg, that the Gupta owned company Oakbay Investments met with the governing party to persuade them to exert pressure on the banks to reopen the company’s accounts.
African National Congress National Chairperson, Gwede Mantashe, will take the stand at the Inquiry into State Capture on Tuesday. He is expected to answer questions relating to the testimonies of numerous witnesses.