DA wants to make Western Cape a province for Boere – officer

2013-01-09 11:42

The Western Cape Witzenberg municipality is investigating a senior traffic officer for allegedly posting calls for violence against farmers on a social network, according to a report.

CensorBugbear.org, a news organisation which claims that Afrikaners are victims of genocide, reposted the officer’s comments, The Star newspaper reported today.

They allegedly were, in Afrikaans: “It looks like we must again pick up our AK47s here in the f**king Western Cape. I am sick of farmers and the DA”.

The comments continued: “The f**king farmers know who our leaders are, and now our leaders are being targeted,” adding the DA wants to make Western Cape a province for “Boere”.

The municipality covers Bela Vista, Ceres, Tulbagh and Wolsely.

This comes amid tension in the Ceres fruit-growing area following a series of pay strikes.

Witzenberg municipal manager David Nasson and the SA Local Government Association were investigating a complaint against the officer. He had not been charged and was still on active service.

He could not be reached for comment.

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