SAFM 6AM NEWS BULLETIN

South Africa has officially entered alert level-one of the nationwide lockdown. More regulations have been eased from today* to allow South Africans to further start adjusting to the ' new normal '. Only one industry remains banned entirely and that is the night club industry. The overnight curfew will now begin at midnight until 4am. Alcohol will be sold every weekday until 5pm, but will not be sold on a weekend. However, it will be available up to midnight in bars, taverns, restaurants and pubs. The number of people at any venue must not exceed 50-percent of its capacity. Outdoor events are allowed with a maximum of 500 people and indoor gatherings with a maximum of 250 people. However, spectators at sporting events are still not allowed. A maximum of 100 people are now allowed at a funeral but night vigils are still banned. It is still mandatory to wear a mask when in public and adhere to social distancing.