Mboweni says no need to panic amid pilchards recall saga

The Pilchard saga isn't enough to scare off the Finance Minister from his favourite dish. #DStv403 #Budget2020.

JOHANNESBURG - The Pilchards recall saga isn't enough to scare off the Finance Minister from his favourite dish.

Tito Mboweni says he ate some last night.

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"There must be no panic about the fish, it is only a certain factory that is affected, not the whole of the canned fish industry. I cooked it last night.

Mboweni will be delivering his budget speech and has to convince South Africans that the economy can be revived.

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