Maverick Citizen Op-ed: Taking from Peter to pay Paul: A walk through the government’s special Covid-19 budget

On 24 June, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni tabled a supplementary budget in response to the president’s call for a fiscal package to support national Covid-19 interventions. But although this was aimed at alleviating a health crisis, the budget is, ironically, not good for the nation’s health services....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Tuesday, 30 June