Nigeria’s main labour unions will begin an indefinite strike from Monday to protest an increase in power and petrol prices, the leader of the body said, after a meeting with the government two weeks ago ended in a deadlock.
A Clicks store in Witbank was petrol bombed on Monday morning around 8am.
Two people have been shot and killed at a petrol station in Utrecht, near Newcastle, northern KwaZulu-Natal.
The Automobile Association (AA) is predicting a significant petrol price increase of R1, 73 a litre from Wednesday, July 1st.
South Africa’s Cabinet on Thursday approved the merger of three state-owned oil and gas firms to form a single national oil company, as it tries to cut debt by reducing the number and increase the competitiveness of state-owned firms.
SABC News captures their voices in this weekly feature, COVID-19 Frontline Workers. This week Digital News producer Lebo Tshangela speaks to a petrol attendant about his experience with the coronavirus during the nationwide lockdown.
Total has called off a plan to acquire Occidental Petroleum’s assets in Ghana, which was conditional on the completion of the acquisition of Occidental’s other assets in Algeria, the French energy company said on Monday.
Motorists will pay a whopping R1.74 less for a litre of fuel with effect from Wednesday morning.
Petrol station owners say sales have taken a nosedive. The petrol price is at its lowest level in years – and will be further reduced next month.
South African Reserve Bank Governor, Lesetja Kganyago, says the current low inflation is expected to bring about a cut in the petrol price in the near future.