· April, 2012

Stories about Zambia from April, 2012

Zambia: On the Ban of Popular Cheap Spirit ‘Sachets’

  17 April 2012

Two years ago, a blogger called for the banning of the sale of very potent alcoholic spirits packaged in 60 ml sachets which have come to be known as “tujilijili”. Whether government officials saw the blogger’s appeal or not, at least the Minister of Local Government and Housing, Professor Nkandu Luo on March 15, 2012 did just that. Zambian netizens weigh in on the government's decision.

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