SA consumers wise up after a year of food, fuel and electricity price hikes

Ina Opperman, The Citizen, 28 December 2021

The behaviour of South African consumers changed this year: they are less confident and less loyal, switching to other brands in search of better deals. Read More

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Emerging farmers complain about Presidential Employment Stimulus Initiative vouchers

Justice Shipalana, SABC News, 25 December 2021

Emerging farmers in Thabine outside Tzaneen in Limpopo are complaining about the Presidential Employment Stimulus Initiative vouchers. Read More

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Egypt’s environment minister says Africa will be continent most affected by climate change

Chad Williams, African News Agency, 25 December 2021

Africa’s emissions do not exceed four percent of the total global emissions, yet the continent will be among the most affected by climate change, the Egyptian minister of environment, Yasmine Fouad, has said recently. Read More

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Western Cape government spends R97m in fight against land invaders

Philani Nombembe, Sowetan Live, 23 December 2021

The Western Cape has spent close to R100m in its protracted fight against land invasions. Read More

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Dams across country and in KZN brimful with water levels stable following recent rains

Zainul Dawood, Daily News, 23 December 2021

The recent rains that soaked most parts of South Africa have made a significant impact on water levels in some parts of the country, particularly the national average. Read More

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South Africans waste more food than ever, while food security declines

The Citizen, 23 December 2021

South Africa saw at least 10.3 million tonnes of food and beverages going to waste this year, despite increasing levels of food insecurity and extreme poverty. Read More

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