Maintaining social distance, on an empty stomach and in the dark, isn’t easy.

This obviously doesn’t apply to those with a full pantry and a backup power supply. For those who live from hand to mouth and remain at the mercy of Eskom’s efficiency (an oxymoron, I know) the threat of Covid-19 looms larger...

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