First it was Japan. Now, a fried chicken shortage is hitting consumers Down Under.

In sad news for lovers of deep-fried poultry, KFC said it is cutting items on its menus across Australia due to Covid-19-driven staff shortages at its suppliers. The fast-food giant issued an apologetic statement on its Australian website, as customers took to social media to vent their disappointment.

Chicken shortage hits Australian consumers (businesslive.co.za)