dawie roodt

  1. Jan

    Eskom-as-we-know-it will cease to exist like SAA and SAPO - Dawie Roodt

    Kiss Eskom goodbye Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt predicts that Eskom would follow the same path as South African Airways (SAA) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) and “simply come to an end”. “Eskom is completely bankrupt. It has been operationally and financially run into...
  2. Jan

    Andile Ngcaba's Convergence Partners buys stake in incubator for Dawie Roodt-backed crypto project

    Andile Ngcaba’s investment firm in R182-million funding round for Dawie Roodt-backed cryptocurrency startup Convergence Partners has announced the acquisition of a strategic stake in 42Markets Group. It is part of a R182-million funding round that includes development finance institutions in...
  3. Jan

    Eskom will die a slow death - Dawie Roodt

    Eskom going to die slow death, warns economist Efficient Group founder and economist Dawie Roodt said “Eskom is going to die a slow death” in response to the 2023 budget speech. Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana presented the Eskom Debt Relief Bill in the budget, with the government taking...
  4. Jan

    Eskom crisis will plunge South Africa into disaster - Dawie Roodt

    South Africa in crisis and heading for disaster — economist The only solution to solve South Africa's electricity crisis is to put Eskom into business rescue, according to Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt. In an interview with 702, Roodt explained that gradually privatising the...
  5. Jan

    With Eskom falling apart, the private sector must generate SA's power - Dawie Roodt

    Eskom falling apart Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt said Eskom is a bankrupt company which cannot be saved, which means that the private sector will have to provide the country’s electricity. Speaking to the SABC, Roodt predicted that Eskom would go the same route as South African...
  6. Jan

    Jay Naidoo: South Africa in serious trouble

    South Africa showing signs of a failed state Former reconstruction and development minister Jay Naidoo says South Africa is in serious trouble and is showing signs of a failed state. Naidoo is a seasoned politician who was the founding general secretary of the Congress of South African Trade...
  7. Jan

    We already know how the Eskom movie ends - Dawie Roodt

    Eskom is beyond saving — and we already know how it will end Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt said Eskom is financially and operationally unsalvageable and will come to the same end as South African Airways (SAA). Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan appointed a new Eskom...
  8. Jan

    Dawie Roodt: Fixing South Africa's economic problems is easy - its big problem is political

    South Africa is in deep trouble, warns economist Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt said South Africans have been getting poorer for a decade and warned that things are set to get much worse. The latest figures from Statistics South Africa showed that the country’s gross domestic...
  9. Jan

    Dawie Roodt argues striking Eskom workers already paid far too much

    Striking Eskom workers are paid far too much — Economist Eskom workers participating in a wage-related strike that has plunged South Africa into stage 6 load-shedding are already getting paid too much. Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt has said. Roodt was speaking to Sunday newspaper...
  10. Jan

    How the number of social grant recipients in South Africa exploded between 1996 and 2020

    South African grant recipients increased from 3 million to 18 million — and growing fast Social development minister Lindiwe Zulu recently published a Green Paper which proposes comprehensive social security and retirement reform. The Department of Social Development's plan includes a...
  11. Jan

    South Africa's "R54 billion" Bitcoin Brothers - from fairytale to horror story

    Rise and fall of South Africa's "R54 billion" Bitcoin Brothers Brothers Raees and Ameer Cajee have ruined people’s lives, and it is only a matter of time before the long arm of the law catches up with them. Those were the words of private investigator Sean Peirce, who spoke to Carte Blanche in...
  12. Jan

    Reason for Tito Mboweni's exit is bad news for South Africa - Dawie Roodt

    Dawie Roodt predicted Tito Mboweni's exit — here is what else he said Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt has accurately predicted the exit of former finance minister Tito Mboweni, and the reason for his exit is not good news for South Africa. Last year, Roodt said the ANC’s main...
  13. Jan

    Younger Africrypt brother impressed Dawie Roodt

    South African Bitcoin brothers' big lie about Dawie Roodt Cryptocurrency investment scheme Africrypt allegedly claimed that it had taken on 15% of economist Dawie Roodt’s portfolio, court documents show. Adrian Pilling, one of Africrypt’s former clients participating in the liquidation...
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    How criminals got into Dawie Roodt’s house

    How criminals got into Dawie Roodt’s house A security expert reveals the security weaknesses of the estate and home of Dawie Roodt, which allowed criminals to attack him.
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    Why I won’t leave South Africa

    Why I won’t leave South Africa Economist Dawie Roodt has written an open letter on Facebook, saying he will not emigrate after being seriously hurt in an armed robbery at his home recently.