Five Newsworthy Things in SA 15th August 2022:

News in South Africa 15th August: 1. JHB School fees could soar: The City of Johannesburg’s sudden decision to reclassify school properties, thereby raising payable rates eight-fold, will have a devastating impact on pupils in the metro, according to organisations challenging the change. Every year, the Gauteng Department of Education is faced with a scramble […]

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Five Newsworthy Things in SA 4th July 2022:

News in South Africa 4th July: 1. Basic food prices up 15%: The latest¬†Household Affordability Index¬†from the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity Group shows that the price of a basic household food basket is up by 13.6% year-on-year in June. This basket now costs R4 688 and is a R560 increase from a year ago. […]

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