EFF retracts 'Stratcom agent' allegations against Gqubule and Harber, apologises after court order

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- news24.com | 2 months ago

The EFF has retracted allegations that veteran journalists Thandeka Gqubule and Anton Harber were "Stratcom" agents, following a court order handed down in the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Friday.

Judge Lebogang Modiba found EFF's labelling of Gqubule and Harber as Stratcom agents in a press release to be unlawful and ordered the party to, within 24 hours of the granting of the order, remove the statements from all their media platforms, including their website and Ndlozi's Twitter account, and to publish a notice on platforms where the statements had been published in which they unconditionally retract and apologise. On Saturday, the EFF issued a statement saying: "In terms of the court order, we unconditionally retract and apologize for the allegations made against Mrs.

Thandeka Gqubule-Mbeki and Mr.

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