Resources Sabotaging Policy

How British American Tobacco’s Tentacles Captured Southern Africa

April 28, 2022

For years, state capture—using personal or professional status to influence political decisions to one’s advantage—has been a concern within the South African Revenue Service (SARS) and other agencies in the region. A new report highlights British American Tobacco’s (BAT) role in facilitating state capture across southern Africa. Learn more about BAT’s far-reaching influence.