Newsmaker – Nhlanhle Nene: Cabbage farmer must now steady SA's economy

2015-03-02 07:00

Seven years after entertaining the nation by falling off his chair on national television, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is finally sitting pretty.

But don’t ask him to auction off his budget tie, as Trevor Manuel always did with such fanfare. These are different, post-economic-crisis days. Gone are the days when our budget speeches were almost greater occasions than the state of the nation address. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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