MSG Afrika Group chairman Given Mkhari speaks with the chairman of Remgro Limited, Johann Rupert, during the Chairman's Conversation in Sandton, Gauteng. Picture: Itumeleng English/African News Agency (ANA)
MSG Afrika Group chairman Given Mkhari's interview with billionaire Johann Rupert has caused a storm on social media with users not only condemning Rupert for his display of what many labelled "Afrikaner privilege", but also slamming Mkhari for giving the businessman a platform to air his opinions.

Rupert is the chairman of Swiss-based luxury-goods company Richemont as well as of South Africa-based Remgro. On Tuesday he spoke to Mkhari in a rare interview on PowerFM's "Chairman's Conversation" show.

During the interview, Rupert made a number of highly controversial comments while Mkhari tried in vain to point out that some of the things Rupert was saying were unacceptable. Mkhari 

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