UPDATE: Police confirm rubber bullets fired in H&M protests as shop looted

2018-01-13 16:15
Randall April H&M HR manager reads the apology (Jenni Evans, News24)

Randall April H&M HR manager reads the apology (Jenni Evans, News24)

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WATCH: EFF protest outside H&M, trash stores over 'racist advert'

2018-01-13 12:20

H&M stores were trashed at Sandton City and Menlyn Park this morning as EFF members protested a recent 'racist advert'. Watch. WATCH

Johannesburg – Police have confirmed that rubber bullets were used to disperse protestors wearing EFF regalia at the East Rand Mall on Saturday.

Ultimatum

H&M withdraws 'monkey' hoodie after black child ad outrage

Protests also hit H&M in Cape Town

However, shortly after H&M's HR manager Randall April read out the formal apology relating to the advert to the protestors, which was issued by H&M international on January 9, Joseph was quick to voice his disappointment.

H&M's full apology here

Gauteng shopping centres “business as usual”

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