Petrol prices drop on Wednesday


JOHANNESBURG – Motorists will pay slightly less at the fuel pumps from Wednesday.

Fuel prices are decreasing across the board, 95 and 93 octane petrol will drop by 13 cents per litre and a litre of diesel will decrease by about 14 to 16 cents.

Paraffin also goes down by 23 cents.

The Energy Department adjusts fuel prices on a monthly basis, it said the main reason for the decrease is lower oil prices.