Sizwe Mbele: BLSA calls upon minister to seize the mini budget to create unity of purpose

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will today deliver his maiden Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS). There is much at stake. Following the so-called ‘night of the long knives’ at the end of March, when President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his cabinet and sacked former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, there has been considerable consternation about the state of…