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19 Oct 2021
6:30 am

More bad news on the horizon

Editorials

It looks as though the pleasant summer we were looking forward to may be a bitter mirage.

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We’ve just emerged from our winter of discontent – which included awful Covid infection rates and deaths and widespread looting and violence – but it looks as though the pleasant summer we were looking forward to may be a bitter mirage. And that’s because most of us are going to have to tighten our belts even further as more price rises loom, tsunami-like, on the horizon. While Eskom is trying to get more blood of the long-suffering stone which is its consumers, it appears as though we are about to be battered by what the Automobile Association (AA) calls “a...