Minister Mantashe to deliver 2018/19 Budget Vote Speech

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe will table the Department’s 2018/19 budget vote speech before the National Assembly on 15 May 2018 at 10:00. The Minister, together with the Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources Mr. Godfrey Oliphant (MP) will outline the Department’s priorities for the 2018/2019 financial year.


The delivery of the budget vote speech will be followed by a media briefing.

Members of the media are invited to the media briefing scheduled to take place as follows:


Date: Tuesday, 15th May 2018

Venue: Imbizo Media Centre, Parliament, Cape Town with a link up to Tshedimosetso

House (GCIS) Pretoria

Time: 13h30


NB: The Budget Vote Speech will be broadcasted live on Parliament TV (DSTV 408)

Kindly confirm your attendance by Monday, 14 May 2018 at 16:00, at the following email address: or 012 444 3074 /076 765 3863


For enquiries:

Nathi David Shabangu 073 852 1922

Media Liaison Officer – Office of the Minister

Ayanda Shezi 082 308 1586

Head of Communications

DMR Facebook: Department of Mineral Resources and Twitter: @DMR_SA

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