SA Alcohol ban
“Cele, who has even punted the possibility of extending the alcohol ban after lockdown ends, has been left without a leg to stand on over this particular matter. His conflation of crime figures to a lack of liquor lacked scientific merit, as highlighted by Redpath and her colleagues.” The UCT study confirms there is no link between the alcohol ban in SA and the lower crime figures.
SA Tobacco ban
On 15 May the University of Cape Town published a study indicating that the irrational tobacco ban by the National Command Council failed miserably.
Global study impact of lock-downs
Lock-downs made NO difference to corona virus but destroyed millions of livelihoods worldwide, JP Morgan study claims.