Tag: alcohol

COVID-19: No more booze for now says Ramaphosa

"We have to make sure there are sufficient beds in hospital and they are not occupied by people who have been taking alcohol,"says Ramaphosa.

One in four bottles of alcohol consumed is illicit, what you need to know

Out of the 25 countries covered by Euromonitor’s research, Africa has the largest illicit alcohol problem.

Nigeria increases excise duties on tobacco and alcohol

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an increase in excise duties on tobacco and alcoholic beverages, the finance ministry said in a statement on Sunday. The west African country, which has Africa’s biggest...

Homemade alcohol kills 21 in Cameroon

People began falling ill after consuming odontol, a strong spirit distilled from either palm wine or corn or sugar cane at a party on Sunday