The New Year has got off to a grim start for SA, with a surge in Covid-19 infections straining the local health-care system and prompting the government to tighten lockdown restrictions.

Eskom has also indicated that power supply is under pressure and as a result load-shedding has made a return. If 2021 has started off this way, what will the rest of the year hold?

Business Day TV spoke to BNP Paribas senior economist Jeff Schultz to find out.

BNP Paribas senior economist Jeff Schultz talks to Business Day TV about the year ahead

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