It was my neighbour who gave evidence against Lekota – Ramaphosa

- | 5 months ago

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday denied claims made by Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota in parliament on Wednesday when he said the president had sold out during the struggle.

An emotional Ramaphosa said he’d made the personal decision to clear the air on the allegations despite having been advised against “dignifying” them by his team. According to Ramaphosa, one thing Lekota got right was the fact that the two were detained in the same trial event in 1974.

He was almost 22 years old, and a law student at the University of the North (Turfloop) at the time, said Ramaphosa.

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