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DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe

South Africa’s department of mineral resources has been allocated R1.9 billion (US$144.4 million) of the country’s budget for the 2018/19 financial year, which minister Gwede Mantashe said was “inadequate” to effectively carry out the department’s mandate.

DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe DMR will make most of inadequate budget allocation: Mantashe

Minister of mineral resources Gwede Mantashe giving his budget speech

However, he noted in his budget speech Thursday that, while this should be addressed for the DMR to be a catalyst for growth and development in South Africa, he was mindful of its financial