President Cyril Ramaphosa will address a virtual media briefing within this hour on government’s efforts to achieve a swift and lasting economic recovery.

The briefing comes as the country is grappling with its highest unemployment level in 13 years at 32.6% in the first quarter of this year.

The latest figures by Stats SA also point to an economy in the doldrums growing at a mere 1.1% in the same period.

Below is the live stream for the President’s address: