Cyril Ramaphosa calls for mining sector action

South Africa must urgently break the ongoing deadlock on the regulation and transformation of the mining sector to ensure the proper use of this country’s world-class mineral resources, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. In an article on the CR17 Siyavuma campaign website, ahead of this weekend’s important national elective conference of the African National Congress (ANC), Ramaphosa writes that it is imperative that South Africa begins to attain higher levels of mining exploration and investment to assist the country to create jobs and boost export revenues