After social media submit with pictures 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 overtly slam the malicious claims.
The social media submit claimed that the butchery was promoting Zebra meat.
The butchery in an announcement nonetheless disassociated itself from the submit after a social media consumer stated the load was destined for Emam Bux.
“The submit 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 stated the submit was “deceptive”.
It defined to its prospects that they don’t promote Zebra meat and their meat is “halaal licensed and are available from abattoirs which might be absolutely compliant”.
“The submit in query is the work of a disgruntled opponent within the meat trade who can’t 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 motive force obtained. pic.twitter.com/ojmnV1RtE6
— SALTruckers (@SALTruckers) September 6, 2020
It disclosed that Hestony transported meat for them and different firms too.
“The submit is malicious and designed to tarnish our good repute out there.”
“It’s nonsensical as a result of the photographs have been grouped collectively to convey a distorted view.”
The butchery added: “Emam Bux assures our prospects that we don’t inventory nor promote zebra meat. All our meat merchandise are of the best high quality.”