EFF members protest outside Durban H&M store

EFF members protest outside Durban H&M store

KZN police are investigating after the EFF protested outside an H&M store at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping on the Umhlanga Ridge, north of Durban, yesterday. 

EFF support try to strom Durban H&M store

SAPS spokesperson, Thembeka Mbhele says no one was hurt. 

"There was a group of about 60 members who went there. It was an unlawful gathering. No one has been arrested for now and police are investigating," she says.

The EFF gathered outside the store following the release of an apparent racist advertisement for a hoodie. 

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The Swedish retailer has apologised for the advert and has pulled the image and sweat-shirt from its stores. 

The retailer says it will hold workshops to get a deeper understanding of the issues the hoodie provoked.

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