In recent news on Citizen.co.za, Deputy Minister “Cyril Rampahosa” is very popular for his leaked emails which expose his sexual relations with at least eight women.
These email exposed work came into news only after the dedicatedly work done by Steve Motale, who is the editor of Sunday Independent. But Steve Motale received death threats over Ramaphosa story, or e-mails.
Statement of Steve Motale
As Motale didn’t disclose the name of the people who are giving threats but he said that it is not only after the story exposed Ramaphosa. Further, He clears The Citizen that The camp of Deputy Minister was aware with the story of exposed ramaphosa before the story was released and he is getting calls of death threats continuously so far.
After Ramaphosa’s urgent court interdict application against the paper failed on Saturday night, the contents of an e-mail sent to him by Motale was circulated on social media. But despite all the threats Motale merely releasing the facts about mails and exposing the minister and this is the proof of the authenticity of e-mails.
Reply to Deputy Minister
As In his statement, Deputy Minister said that this “smear campaign” is just sort of an escalation of a dirty war and he states all the agencies that are being abused to promote factional political agendas.
But the many public voices are raised in the favor of Steve Motale and replies to Ramaphosa, “A campaign or a story, who revealed the truth behind the personal and his crime never wrong to expose. In fact it is a duty of a citizen”.