The FinScope Consumer South Africa 2023 report has been widely covered by the media, highlighting the significance of its findings. The insights into household finances, affordability issues, and climate change preparedness have resonated with South Africans. Explore the media coverage below for the interviews with our Senior Data and Analytics Specialist, Jabulani Khumalo and our Head of Financial Inclusion Programme, South Africa, Lesego Mashigo, and news reports published on various platforms.

TV News Interviews

  • Jabulani speaks to Rofhiwa Madzena about how nearly half of South Africans are struggling to afford food and electricity on eNCA
  • Nomfundo Mabalane interviews Jabulani about 40% of adults reportedly resorting to borrowing money to buy food on SABC 404
  • Jabulani is joined by Rebecca Phala (SANTACO) on Newzroom Afrika with Aldrin Sampear, discussing the impact of taxi prices and the working class
  • SABC News' Unathi Batyashe speaks to Mametlwe Sebei, GIWUSA about the FinScope results and cost of living for the working class

Radio News Interviews

  • PowerFM: Noluthando Mthonti-Mlambo and Lesego Mashigo explore the findings of FinScope Consumer South Africa 2023
  • Channel Africa: Thami Ngubeni speaks to Lesego Mashigo about FinScope Consumer South Africa 2023 results
  • KayaFM: Phemelo Motene interviews Lesego Mashigo on FinScope Consumer South Africa 2023 results:
  • HotFM Business: Jeremy Maggs interviews Jabulani Khumalo
  • SAFM: Elvis Presslin speaks to Jabulani Khumalo about FinScope Consumer South Africa 2023 results
  • LotusFM Newsbreak: Hoosen Ebrahim discusses FinScope Consumer findings with Jabulani Khumalo:

Published News Reports