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This week SA Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago forecast a GDP contraction of 8.2% this year. Picture: Waldo Swiegers / Bloomberg / Getty Images
This week SA Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago forecast a GDP contraction of 8.2% this year. Picture: Waldo Swiegers / Bloomberg / Getty Images

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The decision came after a massive second-quarter GDP contraction, lower inflation figures, high unemployment, and reduced economic and business activity.

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The National Freedom Party (NFP) has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to step down. In an open letter, it said Ramaphosa’s handling of the violent events that came after the incarceration of former President Jacob Zuma proves he is not fit for office.
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