Namibia bans strong alcohol and reports increased smuggling during COVID-19 lock-down

Namibia has banned sales of all drinks that contain over 3% alcohol content to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Since the ban’s implementation, the Namibian police have reported high levels of alcohol smuggling, particularly in relation to spirits coming in from neighbouring Zambia.

Source: https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/alcohol-smuggling-jumps-in-namibia-amid-coronavirus-crackdown-2020-04-28