#HungryPeopleLockdown

Petition to president of South Africa, South African Government – Mmusi Maimane South Africa – created 4 May 2020

President of South Africa scrap requirement of government permit to distribute food to hungry people during lockdown

Due to the national lockdown imposed by government, millions of South Africans cannot work and have little to no money to feed their families and loved ones.

According to a recent survey by the Human Sciences Research Council, over 20% of South Africans have no money for food. It is hunger and desperation that leads to poor South Africans being left with the choice between dying from COVID-19 or dying from hunger …read more