ANC calls for mining rule change to prevent resources leaving South Africa
Published: Wednesday, 09 September 2015
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has recently supported plans to separate legislation relating to the oil and gas industry from its mining law. Following hot on the heels of this announcement, the ANC in the province of KwaZulu-Natal are now calling on the government to stop raw materials leaving South Africa to help create local jobs.
The African National Congress (ANC) in the
South African province of KwaZulu-Natal wants mining laws to
change to force companies extracting minerals to start up
manufacturing plants in the country to create jobs and beef up
ANC provincial secretary, Sihle Zikalala, said the party
wanted the government to establish...