SA economy exists under the shadow of monopolies

January 14, 2020

IOL - OPINION / 13 JANUARY 2020 - 08:00 / SIYABONGA HADEBE

 

 

PRETORIA – South Africa struggles with high unemployment, low economic growth, poverty and inequality. It doesn’t look like like the situation will improve anytime soon. For example, the World Bank welcomed South Africans to the new year with sad but not entirely surprising news that the economy will grow by less than a percentage point due to electricity supply concerns. This is way below