South Africans are urged to spend wisely and make sound financial decisions even with the uncertainty around the current global pandemic. Following the President of South Africa’s state of the nation address declaring a national state of disaster, people have been panic buying.
Photos and videos have gone viral of South Africans panic buying at grocery shops.
People are in survival mode. This is causing them to buy things they don’t usually buy and spend money they don’t have.
Find out more on our radio interview on Radio 702.