BOOZE NOT ESSENTIAL : RAMAPHOSA

President Cyril Ramaphosa has emphatically denied a request
from the Gauteng Liquor Forum to ease the restrictions on the sale of alcohol
during the nationwide lockdown.

He said that the decision was taken to uphold the
restrictions because of the…

President Cyril Ramaphosa has emphatically denied a request from the Gauteng Liquor Forum to ease the restrictions on the sale of alcohol during the nationwide lockdown. He said that the decision was taken to uphold the restrictions because of the “dangers associated” with the sale of alcohol. Also, he said in a letter sent through the State Attorney, that the sale of alcohol was “not an