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Charge laid against manager for using the k-word

Venue owner opens case with police

Isaac Mahlangu Senior reporter

A crimen injuria case has been laid against a senior manager of an agricultural machinery distributor and his employer after he used the k-word to refer to black people during a presentation at a dealership in Ermelo, Mpumalanga.

Despite subsequently admitting to using the racial slur on numerous occasions, which was even caught on a recording that Sowetan has listened to, the employee was allowed to walk scot-free...

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