Many South Africans would have breathed a sign of relief on Tuesday night, as President Cyril Ramaphosa kept the country’s Covid-19 restrictions largely unchanged. In fact, according to Times Live, the only significant changes to the current level 1 restrictions were that alcohol sales for off-site consumption would not be allowed for the Easter long weekend, and that capacity for religious gatherings were increased to 250 and 500 for indoor and outdoor events respectively.