No job, no money - who's next? Middle class hit hard by faltering economy

11 August 2019 - 00:04 By KATHARINE CHILD and BELINDA PHETO

Sisonke Maloni, 25, is one of 573,000 South Africans to have joined the ranks of the unemployed in the past year.

A member of the emerging middle class with a degree in public administration from the University of Johannesburg, Maloni lost his R15,000-a-month job at a steel manufacturing company in Boksburg in June...

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