‘Fake and false’: EFF calls off SMG BMW protests as row over racist ad is resolved | News24
- The Western Cape EFF has called off its protest against SMG BMW after its concerns over a recruitment agency’s job advert preferring a white candidate were resolved.
- This was after a picket at the dealership’s Century City branch, just after the party’s Clicks shutdown ended.
- The EFF said SMG BMW had explained that it was not responsible for the ad, and had also quickly sought to discuss the matter instead of fobbing the party off.
The EFF in the Western Cape will not go ahead with protests against SMG BMW branches over a job advertisement seemingly favouring a white candidate after accepting the advert was not the company’s fault.
“The EFF has engaged with the SMG Group and resolved that the advert was unfortunate and not produced by them. Accordingly, we will not be…