For South Africa’s sake, Mr President, can we have a drink? First round’s on me


I’m a partner in a business that sells alcoholic drinks. Gin mostly, but we do — sorry, did — a bit of everything. I’m aware that there are many other industries and entrepreneurs in the same boat; other businesses that, before lockdown, also had exciting prospects. Ours had grown from a start-up I ran from my parent’s dining room table to a company of 70 people, with plans to take over the world...

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