Government cannot micromanage its way out of coronavirus crisis
Rapid lifting to lockdown now the only way to salvage SA's economy
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s address to the nation last week was welcome but sadly vague and lacked a clear sense of how SA plans to protect its fragile economy.
Reading between the lines, one thing was clear in Ramaphosa's speech: the pace at which government believes we should proceed. The astounding lack of urgency about salvaging our economy is cause for considerable alarm, if not flat-out panic...