After social media publish with photos of overturned truck with Zebra carcasses in it had been linked to the favored Durban butchery, Emam Bux Meats, the butchery got here out to brazenly slam the malicious claims.
The social media publish claimed that the butchery was promoting Zebra meat.
The butchery in an announcement nonetheless disassociated itself from the publish after a social media consumer mentioned the load was destined for Emam Bux.
“The publish is accompanied by three footage, two of that are of an overturned truck bearing the identify Hestony and the opposite of a load of zebras.”
“The photographs are accompanied by a message warning folks that Emam Bux is promoting zebra meat.”
The corporate mentioned the publish was “deceptive”.
It defined to its clients that they don’t promote Zebra meat and their meat is “halaal licensed and are available from abattoirs which can be totally compliant”.
“The publish in query is the work of a disgruntled opponent within the meat business who can not compete with our inexpensive costs and high quality meat.”
Hestony truck overturned with zebra carcasses loaded close to Warrenton on the N12.
No information of the driving force acquired. pic.twitter.com/ojmnV1RtE6
— SALTruckers (@SALTruckers) September 6, 2020
It disclosed that Hestony transported meat for them and different firms too.
“The publish is malicious and designed to tarnish our good status available in the market.”
“It’s nonsensical as a result of the images have been grouped collectively to convey a distorted view.”
The butchery added: “Emam Bux assures our clients that we don’t inventory nor promote zebra meat. All our meat merchandise are of the very best high quality.”