The mounting consequence of the three alcohol bans - South Africa

The first two alcohol bans in South Africa saw more than 165-thousand jobs lost across the entire industry value chain resulting in a possible additional 100-thousand people slipping into poverty; according to Hellen Ndlovu, Director of Regulatory & Public Policy at South African Breweries. An extended third ban is currently underway, and the South African alcohol industry says that this serves only to exacerbate the situation...