The fuel price is expected to rise sharply by 40 and 43 cents per litre on Wednesday.Diesel will cost at least 54 cents a litre more and illuminating paraffin goes up by 50 cents a litre.

Funeral Parlors running out of coffins converts shipping containers into mortuaries.

Petrol price is expected to decrease by 13-cents per litre, while diesel will increase by 19.86 cents per litre in January.

Petrol is slated to fall by around 27c a litre, while diesel’s price increase has been contained to around 13c a litre.

With Cell C’s liabilities and debts exceeding its assets and its inability to meet its debt obligations on time, the company is insolvent.