A video of a white Ocean Basket franchise owner who assaulted a black employee has gone viral.
According to TimesLive website, Ocean Basket is aware of the incident and the owner has “been removed from the restaurant”.
Ocean Basket CEO Grace Harding told TimesLIVE, said that the man was “immediately removed” when the company became aware of the assault.
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According to TimesLive, the incident happened in July.
“When we saw it we immediately went to the store where we confronted the owner. We immediately removed him from our brand. We have provided counselling services to the employee who was assaulted,” the website reported what they called an exclusive interview with Harding.
Similar cases of assault have taken place lately, with the latest one being that of six white men brutally beating up a black couple to a pulp in Pretoria with only four of the six being arrested while others are still at large.