EDITORIAL | Soon we’ll have only the devil at work in SA

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EDITORIAL | Soon we’ll have only the devil at work in SA

If SA cannot provide jobs for its people, it has no future

Editorial

In SA today, more than 64% of people under 25 and actively seeking employment are unable to find a job.

That is an alarming figure, bound to cause instant and intensive despondency among anyone who understands how important the youth are for the future of a nation – and the titanic role that a failing economy plays in a country’s complete ruin.

The latest employment figures for the second quarter, released on Tuesday by Stats SA, put overall unemployment at 34.4%...

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