EDITORIAL | Why was matric event allowed as Covid rages?

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EDITORIAL | Why was matric event allowed as Covid rages?

Matric Rage has become infamous for a number of reasons. Will it add ‘superspreader’ to its notoriety?

Matric Rage: 2020 — rite of passage, festival of debauchery or superspreader event?

Since it began years ago, there have been numerous stories, be they factual or hearsay, about the goings-on at these gatherings. Many have ended in tears — and that’s in a “good” year.

In 2020 we have Covid-19. That virus people complained about because they couldn’t buy tobacco products or alcohol, see their families and friends, or jump in cars or on planes for that annual holiday...

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