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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Johannesburg – One of South Africa’s key problems is that a third of the population of 57 million, are excluded from the economy, said Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa delivered an address at the ABSIP Summit about transformation in the investment industry, on Monday.

When it comes to addressing some of the issues the country faces, investors are the “brain trust” of the nation, said Ramaphosa. The investment sector is responsible for capital worth R9trn, and the industry is responsible for “preserving the wealth” of South Africa.

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