“Whoever stays until the end will tell the story. We did what we could. *Remember us* — 20/10/2023.”

Those words are a blue scrawl on a hospital whiteboard, once reserved for the week’s surgery plan. Except for that message, the rows and columns are empty — a careful schedule upended by a flood of the injured and dying...

Subscribe now to unlock this article.

Support BusinessLIVE’s award-winning journalism for R129 per month (digital access only).

There’s never been a more important time to support independent journalism in SA. Our subscription packages now offer an ad-free experience for readers.

Cancel anytime.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.