A Clicks retailer at Saveways Centre in Emalahleni (Witbank) was broken on Monday morning after its retailer received 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 all their shops was attacked.
They disclosed that investigation into the incident was underway.
Based on Mpumalanga police spokesperson, Leonard Hlathi a bunch of individuals tried to petrol-bomb the Clicks retailer in Emalahleni.
“Based on info that we have now gathered, round 1am a bunch of males got here and threw a petroleum bomb on the store.”
“Nonetheless, only some glass [panes] had been cracked however the store itself is protected, nothing was broken within the store.”
Nonetheless, the EFF occasion members in Emalahleni denied being related to the petrol-bomb assault.
Additionally they doubted if the harm was brought on by 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 brought on by a defective electrical connection.
The police is at present conducting an investigation into the matter.
Clicks Witbank petrol bombed. pic.twitter.com/XF07POyMET
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