Cooperative Governance and Conventional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
The transportation of alcohol will likely be allowed through the Easter lengthy weekend.
Minister of Cooperative Governance and Conventional Affairs Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma triggered a stir on Thursday when she stated at a media briefing that roadblocks can be arrange and that the transportation of alcohol wouldn’t be allowed.
“Over the weekend, the police will likely be doing roadblocks and stuff. [People] usually are not allowed to be carrying alcohol and stuff from one place to the opposite,” she stated on Thursday morning.
However in an about-turn on Thursday afternoon, Dlamini-Zuma’s spokesperson Mlungisi Mtshali instructed Speak Radio 702 that folks will likely be allowed to move their very own alcohol.
“The brief reply is sure, individuals can transport their very own alcohol, even between provinces.
“There isn’t a threat that your alcohol will likely be confiscated.”
Danie Cronjé, a liquor regulation legal professional, wrote on LinkedIn: “The ‘new’ Regulation 81 doesn’t include any prohibition on the transportation of liquor by the holders of liquor licences or members of the general public.”
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