The Covid-19 pandemic dealt South Africa’s already fragile economy a hard blow last year and its recovery will remain hamstrung by electricity constraints, among other factors, as state power utility Eskom struggles on with a creaking system and financial woes.
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Tunicia Phillips is an investigative, award-winning journalist who has worked in broadcast for 10 years. Her beats span across crime, court politics, mining energy and social justice. She has recently returned to print at the M&G working under the Adamela Trust to specialise in climate change and environmental reporting.