Tagged: Southern Africa

NEWS: Botswana: Alcohol Ads Ban Yes, COSAFA Cup No

Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) has turned down the organisers of the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) Castle Cup from getting Botswana to host the 2017 edition due to protecting the integrity of a ban on alcohol advertising in Botswana…

BLOG: Namibia: Action Needed On Alcohol

The police are reporting most crimes in residential areas to be alcohol-related. The writer notes with concern that it is because of such societal damages that alcohol consumption really needs to be curbed. But, as this blog post explores, taking action on alcohol remains a matter of political will. Will action to curb alcohol consumption in Namibia be taken?