The Price of Death

Corruption in South Africa's funeral business

The Price of Death Death has become big business in South Africa - and when there's money to be made, competition can get nasty.
Corrupt police and undertakers are making funerals extortionately expensive and emotionally harrowing for the bereaved family. An intricate web of informants and bureaucrats are making the process a lucrative, but deeply immoral, avenue.

Produced by SABC Special Assignment

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