A Clicks retailer at Saveways Centre in Emalahleni (Witbank) was broken on Monday morning after its retailer obtained petrol bombed.
This comes after EFF in a press release on Sunday threatened to close down all of 800 Clicks retailer in the event that they refuse to shut down on Monday following their controversial “racist advert”.
Administration of Saveways Clicks confirmed that one in every of their shops was attacked.
They disclosed that investigation into the incident was underway.
In line with Mpumalanga police spokesperson, Leonard Hlathi a gaggle of individuals tried to petrol-bomb the Clicks retailer in Emalahleni.
“In line with data that we’ve got gathered, round 1am a gaggle of males got here and threw a petroleum bomb on the store.”
“Nevertheless, just a few glass [panes] have been cracked however the store itself is protected, nothing was broken within the store.”
Nevertheless, the EFF occasion members in Emalahleni denied being related to the petrol-bomb assault.
Additionally they doubted if the harm was attributable to a petrol-bomb.
A member of the EFF’s provincial legislature in Mpumalanga, Colleen Sedibe was of the opinion that the fireplace may have been attributable to a defective electrical connection.
The police is at the moment conducting an investigation into the matter.
Clicks Witbank petrol bombed. pic.twitter.com/XF07POyMET
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