Delivering judgment in the Equality Court in Kimberley on Monday, the magistrate, Oswald Kreiling, pointed out that the content of the speech was never disputed.
During an address at a strategic management session at the Protea Hotel in October 2017, Bekebeke had indicated that “ek meng nie met semels en varke (I do not mix with chaff and pigs)”.
He also took on staff members who got dressed every morning with the intention of bullying their co-workers.
“There are those who wake up in the morning and say . . . vandag sal hulle my sien, vandag gee ek iemand hel. Ek sal my groot groen panties of groen onderbroek aantrek (I will show them, I will give my (colleagues) hell. I will put on my big, green panties or green underpants).” The green description was used to imply anger.