SA can’t beg, borrow or steal its way to a prosperous future

The government needs to spend in the right areas to generate economic growth — and the jobs that flow from it

25 February 2024 - 00:00 By Mmusi Maimane

On Wednesday, 11-million unemployed South Africans were left with no hope as finance minister Enoch Godongwana missed a golden opportunity to redirect the government’s spending towards job creation and economic growth when he tabled the 2023/24 national budget before parliament...

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