Minister of Police Bheki Cele says the Western Cape has reinstated a ban on the sale of cigarettes during the lockdown period.
The South African arm of British American Tobacco urged the government on Saturday to reconsider its ban on cigarette sales during the nationwide coronavirus lockdown, saying it would have unintended consequences.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has called on the communities to respect the lockdown by not selling and buying alcohol.
Police Minister, Bheki Cele, says his department is investigating 26 cases related to police brutality across the country.
The North West government says it is implementing several interventions to assist those most affected by the 21-day nationwide lockdown.