Gift an article

Abuse, falling wages, spiralling debt: How Covid-19 is battering SA's domestic workers

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
loading...
Loading, please wait...
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
PHOTO: Gallo/Getty Images
PHOTO: Gallo/Getty Images

Nearly a quarter of domestic workers in South Africa are verbally abused at their workplace, and one in five have lost their jobs over the past year.

Read this for free
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Rand - Dollar
18.05
+0.1%
Rand - Pound
20.21
-0.2%
Rand - Euro
17.68
+0.0%
Rand - Aus dollar
11.62
-0.4%
Rand - Yen
0.12
+0.3%
Gold
1,664.70
+0.2%
Silver
19.36
+1.7%
Palladium
2,171.00
+0.2%
Platinum
864.50
0.0%
Brent Crude
85.14
-2.4%
Top 40
57,390
0.0%
All Share
63,726
0.0%
Resource 10
60,230
0.0%
Industrial 25
77,400
0.0%
Financial 15
13,796
0.0%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Company Snapshot
Editorial feedback and complaints

Contact the public editor with feedback for our journalists, complaints, queries or suggestions about articles on News24.

LEARN MORE
Government tenders

Find public sector tender opportunities in South Africa here.

Government tenders
This portal provides access to information on all tenders made by all public sector organisations in all spheres of government.
Browse tenders