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From plans to tackle SA's record-high youth unemployment rate and rapidly increase electricity generation to the commercialization of hemp, here are some of the key economic moments from the president's address. From plans to tackle SA's record-high youth unemployment rate and rapidly increase electricity generation to the commercialization of hemp, here are some of the key economic moments from the president's address.

Key economic takeaways from Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address | Fin24

The DA says President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address has shown that he has chosen the ANC over the country.The DA says President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address has shown that he has chosen the ANC over the country.

WATCH | No plan for Eskom: Parties react to Ramaphosa's SONA speech | News24

The Citizen brings you breaking news, current affairs, celebrity and entertainment news, as well as sport news throughout the day. More news. Your way.The party had caused a suspension of proceedings after an hour.

‘Please close the door!’ EFF leave parliament after disrupting Sona – The Citizen

Ramaphosa has the misfortune of being president at the most challenging time in the life of post-apartheid South Africa.Ramaphosa has the misfortune of being president at the most challenging time in the life of post-apartheid South Africa.

National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise called the EFF’s bluff on Thursday night to enable Parliament to settle down and listen seriously to the President outlining his vision for a better SA.National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise called the EFF’s bluff on Thursday night to enable Parliament to settle down and listen seriously to the President outlining his vision for a better SA.

#SONA2020: Our democracy is alive and well

“#SONA2020 https://t.co/WPoyHEH2xy”

Cyril Ramaphosa 🇿🇦 on Twitter: "#SONA2020 https://t.co/WPoyHEH2xy"

“It really felt good to have Springboks Captain @SiyaKolisi_Bear and our Miss Universe @ZoziTunzi in Parliament for #SONA2020. They make us really proud as a nation. #GrowSA https://t.co/cdrn9YXzgR”

Cyril Ramaphosa 🇿🇦 on Twitter: "It really felt good to have Springboks Captain @SiyaKolisi_Bear and our Miss Universe @ZoziTunzi in Parliament for #SONA2020. They make us really proud as a nation. #GrowSA… https://t.co/tO4agW0gIK"

““A key priority this year is to fix commuter rail, which is vital to the economy and to the quality of life of our people. Our rail network daily transports over a million commuters to and from work. We are modernising PRASA’s rail network.” Pres @CyrilRamaphosa #SONA”

Minister of Transport |Mr Fix on Twitter: "“A key priority this year is to fix commuter rail, which is vital to the economy and to the quality of life of our people. Our rail network daily transports over a million commuters to and from work. We are modernising PRASA’s rail network.” Pres @CyrilRamaphosa #SONA… https://t.co/mmRVXupY2B"

“The President‘s State-of-the-Nation-Address is so much more than the mere kick-off to a very important year in South Africa‘s political life. It is a formidable celebration of South Africa’s lively, colourful and diverse democracy! 🇿🇦🍀💥 @CyrilRamaphosa #SONA @ParliamentofRSA”

Martin Schäfer on Twitter: "The President‘s State-of-the-Nation-Address is so much more than the mere kick-off to a very important year in South Africa‘s political life. It is a formidable celebration of South Africa’s lively, colourful and diverse democracy! 🇿🇦🍀💥 @CyrilRamaphosa #SONA @ParliamentofRSA… https://t.co/zmK46cuT0S"

A SONA simply is not a SONA without a few fashion statements. Here are a some highlights from the 2020 State of the Nation Address.A SONA simply is not a SONA without a few fashion statements. Here are a some highlights from the 2020 State of the Nation Address.

SONA 2020: All the red carpet fanfare and formality [photos]

The controversial proposal is likely to generate heated debate as to whether SA can afford itThe controversial proposal is likely to generate heated debate as to whether SA can afford it

Government plans to set up sovereign wealth fund

The meeting will set the rules needed to carry the trade agreement forward.The meeting will set the rules needed to carry the trade agreement forward.

SA plans summit to finalise continental free trade agreement   - Moneyweb

Proceedings at the State of the Nation Address got off to a bumpy start after disruptions and delays by multiple motions by members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). Proceedings at the State of the Nation Address got off to a bumpy start after disruptions and delays by multiple motions by members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF).

After causing a 90-minute delay during the state of the nation address on Thursday, EFF spokesperson Vuyani Pambo told TimesLIVE the party has planned several marches in the months to follow.After causing a 90-minute delay during the state of the nation address on Thursday, EFF spokesperson Vuyani Pambo told TimesLIVE the party has planned several marches in the months to follow.

LISTEN | 'Many protests are going to follow after Sona' - EFF

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a detailed plan on energy generation in order to assist the ailing power utility Eskom. In his State of the Nation Address that was delayed by almost two hours, Ramaphosa also gave a green light to municipalities to source their own electricity. He also announced that energy and mineral resources minister Gwede Mantashe would issue a directive that will enable the development of additional power from several energy resources including renewables, hydro...President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a detailed plan on energy generation in order to assist the ailing power utility Eskom. In his State of the Nation Address that was delayed by almost two hours, Ramaphosa also gave a green light to municipalities to source their own electricity. He also announced that energy and mineral resources minister Gwede Mantashe would issue a directive that will enable the development of additional power from several energy resources including renewables, hydro...

Municipalities to start buying electricity from IPPs - Cyril Ramaphosa

The President's speech was detailed and acknowledged our sense of despair, says EWN parliamentary correspondent Gaye Davis.The President's speech was detailed and acknowledged our sense of despair, says EWN parliamentary correspondent Gaye Davis.

'Broadly, it was a much better speech than we’ve heard to date'

The agriculture sector has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to focus on the issues that will enable South Africa to bounce back from slow economic recovery and lack of service delivery when he presents his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday.The agriculture sector has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to focus on the issues that will enable South Africa to bounce back from slow economic recovery and lack of service delivery when he presents his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday.

Agri SA calls on Ramaphosa to ‘stop talking and take action’

If you missed President Ramaphosa's 2020 State of the Nation address, we've got you covered.If you missed President Ramaphosa's 2020 State of the Nation address, we've got you covered.

SONA 2020 Highlights [And Daily Maverick’s Simple Infographic] – 2oceansvibe.com

Before South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa uttered a word in his State of the Nation Address in Parliament in Cape Town the proceedings were thrown into chaos.

#SONA2020: Point of order Mr President !..Two presidents howled down in Parliamentary fiasco - CNBC Africa

Eyewitness News reporter Babalo Ndenze gives details about President Ramaphosa's address at the Presidential Golf Challenge.Eyewitness News reporter Babalo Ndenze gives details about President Ramaphosa's address at the Presidential Golf Challenge.

Ramaphosa finally responds to EFF disruptions