Sunday, May 17, 2020

Coronavirus: South Africa's alcohol and cigarette lockdown


By BBC

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the world has seen lockdowns in many countries.

In South Africa, not only have people been told to stay at home, but exercise outside was banned for some time - and cigarettes and alcohol still can't be purchased.

What is the impact of such a ban and how do people feel about it?

The BBC's Andrew Harding reports. View news video >>

Produced by Becky Lipscombe, filmed by Stuart Phillips, and edited by Christian Parkinson.