The Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe has challenged the coal mining industry to defend itself from the negativity it is receiving as the world is moving to cleaner sources of generating energy.
Witnesses have continued to spill the beans at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg.
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.
Political analyst, Sethulego Matebesi, has questioned the credibility of ANC Chairperson Gwede Mantashe’s testimony at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.
ANC National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe says he is under no pressure to clear his name.
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.
The ANC National Chairperson, Gwede Mantashe, is expected to appear before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture sitting in Parktown, Johannesburg on Tuesday
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.
Mineral Resources Minister, Gwede Mantashe, has expressed concern over the Pretoria High Court Judgment on mining rights in Xolobeni, in the Eastern Cape.