SOUTH AFRICA: Unions call for eased alcohol restrictions

The Trade Federation Cosatu has called on the South African government to lift the temporary ban on the sale of alcohol in the country. An alternative solution suggested by the federation is to move towards more permanent changes. The federation expressed its support did the temporary prohibition of the sale of alcohol under alert lockdown… Continue reading SOUTH AFRICA: Unions call for eased alcohol restrictions

UGANDA: Internet shutdown stalls businesses, government agencies.

The internet shutdown in the East African country Uganda has affected businesses, government agencies, and organizations negatively. This is due to the restrictions to conduct business through e-commerce. The shutdown commenced on the Eve of the election where the government cited security reasons. The executive director of the Uganda Bankers Association, Mr. Wilbrod Owor said… Continue reading UGANDA: Internet shutdown stalls businesses, government agencies.