MEDIA INVITE: #BoycottWoolworths Protest outside Woolworths AGM, today in Cape Town and solidarity protest in Durban
26 November 2014
The National Coalition 4 Palestine (NC4P), Cosatu, Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) South Africa and other organisations will hold a protest outside the Woolworths Annual General Meeting (AGM), today, as part of the #BoycottWoolworths campaign. A simultaneous protest will take place in Durban as well.
Details: Cape Town protest
Date: Today, Wednesday 26th November
Time: 9 AM
Venue: 93 Longmarket St, Cape Town (Outside Woolworths head office)
Details: Durban solidarity protest
Date: 26 November 2014
Venue: Woolworths on West Street (Dr Pixley Kaseme Street)
Shareholder activists and private investors in Woolworths will be attending the AGM in Cape Town to raise pertinent issues, including why Woolworths is steadfast in maintaining a R12 million a year trade relationship with Israel at the expense of losing almost R8 million a month according to a recent #BoycottWoolworths impact report.
The #BoycottWoolworths campaign is gaining momentum and intensifying ahead of the festive season.
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