The High Court in Pretoria has granted an interdict to AfriForum and trade union Solidarity that prevents the payment of any fees from the Department of Tourism’s equity fund. Newsflash reports that a spokesperson, Jacques Broodryk, says the two organisations launched an urgent application after the country’s minister of Tourism, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, announced that the department’s fund for the recovery of the tourism sector is only accessible to people who qualify for black economic empowerment. Broodryk says using race as a criterion to reform a Covid-19-stricken sector is morally unjustifiable