Msizi James speaks out for frustrated South African restauranteurs
947 Presenter Msizi James spent his Monday on 28 June 2021 running around Joburg making contingency plans for his staff and business.
After the President's speech on Sunday night, where it was announced that restaurants, pubs and bars would only be able to trade takeaways (no sit-down dining allowed) and that the sale of alcohol was prohibited for on-site and off-site consumption.
Msizi James is not only a fantastic host on 947 on weekdays between 9am - 12pm but is also an entrepreneur. He owns a branding and marketing company called The Brandlab and has a few coffee shops called From Ground Up.
He also owns a cleaning company.
I know that the government is not in the business of planning ahead, it's not what they do. But as business owners, that's what we do.Msizi James
You can't overnight shut down whole industries, with no prior warning. Just with immediate effect - industries are shut down.Msizi James
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