Queues at Khayelitsha Mall get worse

7th May 2020 Mzi Velapi 0

The long queues at Khayelitsha Mall were especially long and winding this week as the coronavirus temporarily closed two other retail centres in the biggest township in the Western Cape.

Poverty, unemployment and alcohol abuse in small rural towns

23rd Nov 2017 Joseph Chirume 0

The lack of economic opportunities in small rural and farming towns around the country is driving up social ills. Most of these towns rely on a single industry, typically farming. Unemployment is high and too many children pregnant. Alcohol abuse is reportedly spiking because there are more bottle stores in town than factories or bookshops.