As SA awaits the state of the nation address, the JSE slips

The JSE was weaker on Thursday morning, while its global peers were mixed with the local focus on the state of the nation address (Sona) by President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa will deliver the last Sona of his first term of office later on Thursday. Among other things, markets are hoping that Ramaphosa will announce the date for the upcoming general election, as well as solutions for state-owned entities…