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Counting the ever-increasing cost: Impact of the ongoing attacks and looting in KZN and Gauteng

Civil unrest and looting sparked by the arrest of former president Jacob Zuma has seen Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal bucking under pressure, as violent protesters damage property and steal from businesses. Late last week, trucks carrying cargo were burned to the ground, with Bloomberg reporting an estimated 35 trucks destroyed in the inferno. Below, Gavin Kelly,…

SA’s ever-increasing social grants are one of the greatest risks to the country, says Capitec exec
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SA’s ever-increasing social grants are one of the greatest risks to the country, says Capitec exec

By The Daily Friend The number of South Africans who receive social grants has increased prodigiously over the last 20 years, and this is one of the greatest risks to the country. This is according to Nkosana Mashiya who is an Executive Director and Head of Risk Management at Capitec Bank. This can be seen…