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Vol 62 No 13

Published 24th June 2021

South Africa

The urgency of now

The President speeds up reform on power, the state airlines and the ports but laments that the tempo remains far too slow

With two quick-fire announcements on 11 and 12 June, President Cyril Ramaphosa broke with ruling party orthodoxy and threw a lifeline to the ailing power industry and state airline. Opening up the country to independent power generators and selling a 51% stake in the state-owned airline to Takatso Consortium were bold moves in their own right.

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