Food shortages in South Africa?

Retailer Pick n Pay warned on Thursday that it was running low on some goods at its stores due to the truck drivers’ strike.

“The effect is most noticeable in fresh produce and poultry,” operations director Neal Quirk said.

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Strike violence causes traffic chaos near Johannesburg airport

Three people were injured in protests by striking truck drivers in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg, on Thursday morning, metro police said.

“Up to now we can say three people [have] sustained injuries following truck protests around 7am,” said Inspector Kobeli … Read the rest