South Africa's Budget Speech 'A Reality Check for Power Utility'

In a hard-hitting Budget that bluntly put a daily R1-billion price tag on borrowing costs, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni pulled off a political juggling act "in the interest of our people and our country, and not in the narrow objectives of any political party", writes the Daily Maverick.

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President Cyril Ramaphosa with Finance Minister Tito Mboweni ahead of the Budget 2019 Speech.

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Tito Mboweni takes his oath of office (file photo).

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