South Africa Faces More Alcohol Restrictions: Report
The head of the government’s Ministerial Advisory Committee (MAC) on Covid-19, Professor Koleka Mlisana, says the country will need to introduce more lockdown restrictions to control the third wave of Covid-19 and free up hospital space.
Mlisana said MESS You need to discuss a number of issues, including the sale of alcohol and meeting limitations.
“I know there are always concerns about liquor, so there definitely have to be close interactions and discussions about that,” he said. “We definitely have to apply stricter restrictions at this time, otherwise we will end up with a healthcare system in shambles.”
The National Council of Liquor Merchants says it is aware of speculation about new restrictions around the sale of alcohol, but warned what…