Department of Mineral Resources on illegal and small-scale mining

Illegal mining is a critical challenge in the South African mining and minerals industry and, in response, Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe on March 30 published the Artisanal and Small Scale-Mining Policy 2022 for implementation. the Department of Mineral Resources Director for Criminal Investigations Shadrack Nkuna speaks more on the strides made in Mpumalanga when it comes to small scale mining and illegal mining