#PODCAST: Long queues and loaded trolleys as Coronavirus panic buying hits shopping malls across the country

By Newsbreak Producer, Tashlan Naidoo - Queues at large retailers have been forming since the early hours of this morning as people stock up on the essentials, as the country goes on lockdown from Thursday midnight. South Africa now has 554 cases of COVID19 as of this morning. Social media has been inundated with photos and videos of long queues and loaded trolleys at various malls around the country. SABC reporter, Patricia Visagie visited some of the countries major retailers and says police are making the rounds to ensure law and order at all times...