Celebs and fans share their thoughts on alcohol ban lift after president Cyril Ramaphosa announced it on Monday.
President Ramaphosa addressed the nation about few changes on lockdown rules, he lifted alcohol ban but with conditions.
The government want booze sellers to operate the business from 10am to 10pm from Monday to Friday, licensed booze establishments such as pubs, taverns and restaurants would be allowed to sell alcoholic beverages from 10am to 10pm from Monday to Friday.
“These changes have been made possible by the significant reduction in Covid-19 hospital admissions across all provinces, reducing the pressure on beds and hospital personnel,” said Ramaphosa.
“I want to call on all of us to drink responsibly so that we do not experience a spike in trauma cases or an increase in infections due to reckless behaviour.
“As we ease restrictions once again, the responsibility on each and every one of us as individuals becomes even greater. “
It is clear that the government consider these business owners as most of them made call few days ago asking the president to allow them with some conditions.
Last month, Khanyi Mbau joined other booze sellers asking the president to consider them because they are depending it for paying school fees for children and other day to day activities.
While praise the government for current changes, many remind others to behavior, comply with pandemic regulations, to prevent from mass spreading.
Lesego Semenya remind others to adhere the pandemic rule, “Remain responsible! Our lives are in our hands. Mask up and adhere (to regulations),” she tweeted.