Lucas Ndlovu, chef supremo

Top SA chef Lucas Ndlovu, based at the Coach House near Tzaneen, has made that country hotel famous for its cuisine. Ndlovu has cooked for just about anyone who is anyone - including former presidents FW De Klerk and Nelson Mandela. What's left for him to do? Lots, it seems.

New breed of top black chefs

How many black chefs are there in South Africa? Not enough, says James Parker, from the Tourism, Hospitality, Sport Education and Training Authority, a skills development body. But the cream of the crop are rising to the top.

‘Report unfair food pricing’

The Food Price Monitoring Committee has introduced a toll-free number and e-mail address to encourage consumers to report acts of predatory food pricing in the food production and supply sector.