Tag: #sona2019

A presidential call for South Africans to buy local products

After this humble brag at last night's state of the nation address, Cyril Ramaphosa brought much needed attention to supporting local products. The company chairman responsible for creating the outfit worn by the President to advance the "local is Lekker" agenda, Fred Robertson, House of Monatic joins CNBC Africa for more.

What can govt do to revive SA’s economy?

South Africa's ailing economy has been likened to a company in business rescue that needs a fast and effective turnaround plan. Nedbank Senior Economist, Nicky Weimer outlined some quick wins government can do to revived economic growth.

Christo Wiese: What Ramaphosa should do to build confidence

African billionaire Christo Wiese shares his views on what Ramaphosa should focus on to turn the SA economy around.

Manufacturing could be a game changer for African economies, here’s why

Statistics South Africa released a surprising picture of accelerated growth in South Africa’s manufacturing sector. Can investors and manufacturing stakeholders across the continent expect more from this glimmer of hope with this year’s Manufacturing Indaba approaching? Joining CNBC Africa for more is Coenraad Bezuidenhout, Managing Director, Strategic Communications, FTI & Patuxolo Nodada, CEO, Busmark Group.

What do South Africans want from Ramaphosa’s #SONA2019?

CNBC Africa reporter Fifi Peters spoke to South Africans about their expectations from Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address.

South Africans should stop giving Ramaphosa a blank cheque, says activist

Activist and Author Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh spoke to CNBC Africa reporter Fifi Peters about his expectations from Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address.