DA slams Mantashe for ‘apartheid’ tactics


The DA has accused minister of mineral and resources Gwede Mantashe of trying to bulldoze the community of Xolobeni in Bizana into agreeing to a titanium mine. This follows Mantashe’s visit to the area on Wednesday, which turned violent when police fired stun grenades to disperse angry villagers. “There must be broader participation and there must be consensus with the community.

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