As the country celebrates Youth Day on Wednesday, President Cyril Ramaphosa has acknowledged that the struggles of South Africa’s youth are many. In his weekly letter to the nation, Ramaphosa says the greatest struggle young people wage is against unemployment, worsened under the COVID-19 pandemic.
The G7 summit will wrap up on Sunday with climate change on the agenda. On Saturday, President Cyril Ramaphosa joined discussions on reviving the global economy.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will be leaving for the United Kingdom on Friday to attend the G7 Leaders Summit held in Cornwall over the weekend. He was invited to attend the gathering of the G7 group of rich nations by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says at this stage, there is no reason to believe that the date for local government elections would be shifted. He was answering questions in the National Council of Provinces
Political parties have given mixed reactions to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement that the government will be amending Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act for the energy sector.