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Petrol price hike to kick in at midnight

The hike has been attributed to a weakening rand following President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle.

FILE: Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Motorists have until midnight to fill up their tanks before a significant petrol price increase kicks in.

The hike has been attributed to a weakening rand following President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle and the subsequent credit rating downgrades to junk status.

The Automobile Association (AA)’s Layton Beard says: “Petrol is expected to go up around 49 cents a litre at midnight tonight, diesel by between 30 and 35 cents and illuminating paraffin also 35 cents a litre.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)

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