President Cyril Ramaphosa

Following the arrest of former President Jacob Zuma on 7 July 2021, protests and violence broke out in Nkandla and some parts of the KwaZulu-Natal province. The protests started as a “free Zuma” campaign.

President Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on Sunday evening to announce further lockdown restrictions. 


President Cyril Ramaphosa believes that if the country was to recovery its economy and society after the current pandemic, then every person in the country should benefit and be included.

Cyril Ramaphosa

At the December edition of the country's 'family meeting' President Cyril Ramaphosa has reminded the country that we cannot let our guard down in the fight against Covid-19.  He announced new restrictions for those living where the outbreak is the worst, but for all South Africans, it is too soon to relax in the fight against this virus. The full video is available on our website.

For some time, the alcohol industry has been calling for lockdown restrictions to be eased and the time has finally arrived. Not only are alcohol restrictions being eased, but so are the restrictions placed on international travel. 

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