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Ramaphosa says S.Africa needs fundamental change to tackle economic woes

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By Reuters
Ramaphosa says S.Africa needs fundamental change to tackle economic woes
Ramaphosa says S.Africa needs fundamental change to tackle economic woes   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2022

CAPETOWN – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday that his country needed a fundamental change in order to revive economic growth and tackle endemic poverty, inequality and unemployment he described as unacceptable.

Ramaphosa said there was a need to address the immediate crisis triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, but also to create conditions for long-lasting development.