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Mzansi will maak ’n plan

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You may think I have lost my last remaining marbles, but I am optimistic about the future.


14 Aug 2020
PREMIUM!
Mzansi will maak ’n plan

The SA national flag. Picture: Moneyweb

Of course I realise we’re in deep trouble – you’d have to be a lunatic to think otherwise. Our economy, which was held together with a few paperclips and a piece of insulation tape before Covid-19, is now undeniably up that notorious creek. And the recent IMF loan isn’t the paddle we need – it’s merely a Christmas bonus for a few people who wear masks for a different reason than most of us do. Millions of us have lost our jobs. Businesses are closing down. Nine million children are either under- or malnourished. And the situation is likely to...

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