Get ready to pay more for South African wine

Cape Town, 9 May 2018 – Wine producers in the Western Cape have suffered a 200-thousand ton loss, as a result of the ongoing drought. This year’s harvest is the lowest in12 years. Industry experts say this is why consumer prices have to be increased. eNCA’s Pheladi Sethusa reports.

Earlier this year (19 January 2018), some in the industry was preparing for the worst as job cuts and a smaller than expected harvest predicted.


Cell C complaint banner gets a makeover

NOTE: Article first appeared on The Citizen website on November 9, 2014. 

The banner lambasting Cell C as “The most useless service provider in SA” outside World Wear shopping centre in Randburg has had a makeover over the weekend.

Black tape has been used to cover the white circle around the “C” logo and more tape used to cover the provider’s official colours.

The changes made were reportedly an effort to avoid legal action from Cell C.

The network provider is reportedly seeking legal advice on the matter and want to possibly take action against both the man who put the banner up, and the mall where the banner hangs.

READ MORE: Cell C blasted by “irate” customer (video)

Over the weekend, people on Twitter tweeted in support of the banner while airing their own frustrations with the network: