Finance minister Enoch Godongwana during his media conference ahead of his first medium-term budget policy statement at parliament in Cape Town on November 11 2021. Picture: ESA ALEXANDER
Finance minister Enoch Godongwana during his media conference ahead of his first medium-term budget policy statement at parliament in Cape Town on November 11 2021. Picture: ESA ALEXANDER

Finance minister Enoch Godongwana had to balance demands for a basic income grant and pressure to rein in government spending to cut debt, when he delivers his maiden medium-term budget policy statement (MTBPS) on Thursday.

The minister’s address got under way at 2pm in the National Assembly. 

Watch the address below:

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