The mining industry has welcomed the return of Gwede Mantashe to the mineral resources portfolio, but the decision to merge it with energy has sparked unease.

Energy analyst Chris Yelland has said that the expansion of Mantashe’s portfolio could bring huge disruptions to SA’s energy policy.

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