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SA moms face high food prices and the nutritional cost that follows

Report warns that the lack of healthy food has removed an important line of defence against Covid-19

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Struggling SA mothers say high food prices have hollowed out proper nutrition on the family plate. 

This has removed an important line of defence against Covid-19, states the latest Household Affordability Index report released by the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity Group (PMBEJD) on Wednesday.

High food prices have prompted another call from the group to reinstate social grant top-ups and the Covid-19 social relief of distress (SRD) grant...

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