/ 8 December 2021

South Africa’s growing social unrest proving as big a threat to growth

Safrica Politic Unrest
Reeling: Volunteers and workers clean up the looted Bara Mall in Soweto. The destruction and theft in the country is a more than R50-million blow to the already struggling economy. (Lucas Sola/AFP)
Third quarter GDP numbers have interrupted a four quarter economic growth streak because of the July unrest.

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