Uniforms add to the new year cash pinch

2008-01-10 00:00

January is the hardest month financially for many households, and is especially bad for parents with children in school.

The president of the SA Clothing and Textile Workers’ Union (Sactwu), Themba Khumalo, said there is no justification for the price increase in school uniforms as it the poor who make up most of the market.

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