#PODCAST: Retailers found guilty of price-hiking in SA could be fined ten per cent of their annual turn over

By Newsbreak Producer Taresh Harreeparshad - Retailers found guilty of price-hiking during the Covid-19 outbreak in South Africa could be fined ten per cent of their annual turn over. The National Consumer Commission is currently investigation eleven retailers and businesses for unjustified price increases due to the demand for goods ahead of the national lockdown. Director of Prosecutions at the Commission Joseph Selolo says consumers must report retailers or even local shops if they feel prices are being unfairly hiked...