‘The wait is killing us’ – SA's poor desperate for R350 relief fund

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As food parcels run out, many are living in hunger, waiting patiently to see if they will be one of the lucky ones who will receive the R350 relief fund. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press
As food parcels run out, many are living in hunger, waiting patiently to see if they will be one of the lucky ones who will receive the R350 relief fund. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press

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As food parcels run out, many are living in hunger, waiting patiently to see if they will be one of the lucky ones who will receive the R350 relief fund

A half-full bag of rice on a dusty floor next to a grimy pot behind a rickety old bed is the only item remaining from a government-sponsored food parcel received almost two months ago by Odirile Chose.

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