South Africa in an Economic, Political Tailspin?

The announcement that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will be charged with fraud and theft has prompted a sharp fall in the country's currency and provoked dismay from market analysts, constitutional watchdogs and political commentators, says The Conversation.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, President Jacob Zuma, former public protector Thuli Madonsela and Shaun Abrahams, head of the National Prosecuting Authority.


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