EFF members danced and sang protest songs exterior the Clicks retailer within the Mall of Africa.
TRESemmé is now trending on Twitter following the Clicks’ announcement of removing of TRESemmé merchandise from its cabinets on Tuesday.
That is because of the controversial advert revealed on Clicks web site by the Unilever model which has precipitated an enormous outrage and protests thus far.
It portrayed black, pure hair as “dry and broken” and blonde, straight hair as “advantageous and regular.”
Clicks have determined to interchange the model (TRESemmé) with native hair care merchandise.
Whereas a number of the mass accepted the choice, particularly the inclusion of native hair care merchandise, others stated the removing of the model from Clicks cabinets could be a step for a complete ban of the model.
Nonetheless, TRESemmé has tendered an apology as regards the controversial and discriminatory advert. The corporate stated an investigation will probably be performed on the approval of the advert.
“We’re very sorry the pictures utilized in a TRESemmé SA advertising and marketing marketing campaign on the Clicks web site promoted racist stereotypes about hair. The marketing campaign got down to have a good time the fantastic thing about all hair sorts and vary of options that TRESemmé gives, however we obtained it fallacious.”
Catch a glimpse of the reactions following the removing of TRESemmé merchandise: