AfriForum calls for sacking of sports ministry’s media man

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

Cape Town - Civil rights organisation AfriForum on Tuesday called for the dismissal of the media and communications manager of the department of sport and recreation over a racist social media post.

Esethu Hasane took to Twitter to comment on the current water crisis in the Western Cape, and called on God to find another way to “punish white people”.

The Western Cape is currently experiencing a water crisis with dam levels around the 30% full mark.

Support independent journalism
Subscribe to News24 for just R75 per month to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. You can cancel any time.
Already a subscriber? Sign in
loading... Live
Leinster 15
Scarlets 8
loading... Live
Edinburgh 14
Bulls 3
loading... Live
Kaizer Chiefs 3
Chippa United 0
loading... Live
Brentford 0
Chelsea 0
Voting Booth
After the opening weekend of URC action, what did you make of the South African struggles?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
It exposed the quality of South African rugby...
39% - 2041 votes
There were positives to take
7% - 357 votes
We shouldn't read too much into one weekend
17% - 884 votes
It will take the SA sides time to adjust to the new competition
38% - 1972 votes