Infrastructure expenditure still a priority

While the Covid-19 pandemic is likely to derail government expenditure on infrastructure projects, finance minister Tito Mboweni told parliament, delivering the Supplementary Budget on Wednesday, 24 June, that the state would have to resume these post-lockdown. Image source: Gallo/Getty Mboweni said post the pandemic, government will be required to build high‐quality physical bridges, roads, railways,…