Tuesday, January 5 2021
The sharpening of pencils: Stationery price wars as back-to-school looms
Our five-supplier survey highlights a huge variance in prices for the same items
SA struggles to feed itself as prices soar and government is slow to react
Grants are woefully inadequate to meet the needs of an increasingly desperate population
Will talking heads lead us on a road to nowhere in 2021?
SA has ‘botched’ the vaccine process, Trump is trying to steal a march on Biden, Sweden bungled ... so where to?
Zimbabwe cracks down as Covid-19 figures almost double in a week
Citizens are desperate, with some offering to ‘pay any price’ for information on hospitals with beds, ventilators
Scientists fear vaccines may not work against SA’s new coronavirus variant
UK experts hurrying to tweak vaccines, but say there is a ‘big question mark’ over whether the SA strand will respond