Wits Student Posts R1 300 Grocery Haul From Shoprite, Video Gets SA Talking: “Worried About Shoprite Meat”

Wits Student Posts R1 300 Grocery Haul From Shoprite, Video Gets SA Talking: “Worried About Shoprite Meat”

  • A varsity student went shopping for groceries at Shoprite and posted a video of what she bought for R1 300
  • People were amazed by the number of items she got and weighed in with their own suggestions
  • Some were not impressed by the look of the meat and advised her not to buy it from the popular grocery shop

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A varsity student posted a video of her R1 3000 grocery from Shoprite
A university student's grocery haul video went viral. Image: @lilithaslim
Source: TikTok

Surviving through varsity years can be an extreme sport, as most students often try to get by on a limited budget.

One content creator who attends school at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, posted a video of her groceries from Shoprite to help other students.

She said all the items cost her R1 300 and she bought essentials that would get her through the month.

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TikTok users impressed with the varsity student's Shoprite groceries

People said she was a smart shopper because they didn't see any snacks like chocolates and biscuits.

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Netizens said next time, she should include canned foods and packets of noodles to get through rough days.

Others said she was lucky to have R 1 300 for groceries because they survived mainly on pap and maas during their schooling years.

Video of Shoprite groceries haul goes viral

The video posted by @lilithaslim was a hit on TikTok and got over 649 000 views.

Watch the video below:

Mzani suggests items to be added and removed from the grocery list

@elizabethciliandl said:

"I'm worried about Shoprite meat."

@uhulumeli stated:

"I don’t recommend Shoprite meat, iyabola."

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@tebogolegodi5 mentioned:

"Money-saving tip: Buy toilet paper at Clicks, it’s much cheaper."

@intombikamaskandi added:

"I don't remember buying a grocery worth R1300 when I was a student."

@belabelap6 wrote:

"I never had none of that in my days, I had to survive with just R120 from my mother."

@cronic911_gts suggested:

"10kg maize meal and 5L amasi, you'll thank me later."

@skoks_ mentioned:

"You're a smart shopper, I saw no sweets, no chocolate, no Simba chips."

@mhloneeshwa added:

"Another trick, always keep tinned food. Bo fish, bo beef what what. They go a long way in varsity. And noodles, don't forget noodles."

R1 200 Woolies grocery haul has Mzansi amused, lady clowned over shopping choices

Briefly News reported that a content creator on TikTok showed how she spent over R1 000 on groceries for the week at Woolworth's store. The lady's groceries inspired a debate about how much more people could buy at other stores, such as Pick n Pay.

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The video of Woolworth's grocery haul got 23 000 likes and hundreds of comments. With the rising cost of living in South Africa, the prices of different grocery stores are a hot topic, and people were not shy to pick favourites.

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