The Democratic Alliance (DA) says the dismal increase in the country’s economy is a direct result of failed ANC economic policy.
Earlier, Statistics South Africa announced that the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.6% in the second quarter – up from 0.4% in the first quarter.
DA Shadow Minister of Finance, Dion George, says the estimated 0.9% growth by the National Treasury earlier this year, was an overstatement.
— Stats SA (@StatsSA) September 5, 2023
Rolling blackouts have intensified partly because Eskom has started maintenance on long-neglected units. That's the explanation from Electricity Minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa. #eNCA #DStv403 #QuestionThinkAct pic.twitter.com/GQ6hJe4HIZ
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Written by: Nonhlanhla Harris