Peter Bruce and the Editing Allowed team discuss Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s budget speech, touching on the increase in VAT and how it will affect both rich and poor South Africans. ANC MP Pravin Gordhan joins Bruce on the line to discuss and analyse the 2018-19 budget. OR LISTEN TO THE AUDIO: Listen to all latest podcasts here.

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