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Amid a growing unemployment rate and a lockdown-induced economic slump, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has the arduous task of presenting an ‘emergency budget’ to Parliament. Meanwhile, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize warns of an unprecedented surge in local coronavirus cases as South Africa prepares to meet the pandemic’s peak.
TODAY’S LATEST NEWS IN SOUTH AFRICA, Wednesday 24 JUNE
Mboweni’s ‘emergency budget’ — will it be enough?
Finance Minister Mboweni will,…