Editorial staff
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7 Jun 2022
11:52 am

Apology to former President Kgalema Motlanthe

Editorial staff

Regarding article titled: Motlanthe may ditch ANC amid lack of decisive leadership by Ramaphosa

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe at the ANC Free State strategy session held at Imvelo Safari Lodge, Bloemfontein. Picture: ANC/Twitter

On 31 May 2022, The Citizen published an article in which it reported that the former President Kgalema Motlanthe may part ways with the ANC and/or that he intended to form his own party and/or that he differed with the leadership of President Ramaphosa.

The Citizen hereby retracts its article and apologises unreservedly to former President Motlanthe as The Citizen did not:

  1. Afford President Motlanthe the right of reply, before publishing the article;
  1. Verify the source information it reported on in relation to President Motlanthe.