Around 80% of all South African goods are transported by truck. The trucking and logistics industry is still trying to recover from the losses it occurred during the July looting and unrest.

The price of basic food items are increasing.

The latest Household Affordability Index by the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity(PMBEJD) show that over the past 12 months, the price of the consumer food basket has increased by 10%. 

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni

Following recent looting incidents, Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni has revealed the cost of the damage. The Minister was speaking during a media address held on Wednesday afternoon.

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Businesses affected by recent looting incidents will soon receive funds to help them get back to business.


The Acting Health Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi has confirmed that South Africa has successfully passed the peak of the third wave.

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula

The taxi industry in the Western Cape has recently been in conflict, forcing the national Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to step in. 


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Many businesses have stopped operating, following the unrest in some parts of the country. Labour lawyer Osborne Molatudi has weighed in on how the unrest has affected the rights of employees. 

Cogta Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

The Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma released a gazette after amending a section of level 4 regulations on Wednesday.


Following a recent outbreak of protests and looting in KwaZulu Natal and Gauteng, the Western Cape is getting ready in case looting incidents spread to the province. 


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