Ramaphosa says he'll step down if charged with corruption: report

File: President Cyril Ramaphosa. GCIS

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will step down should he be charged with corruption.

According to News 24, Ramaphosa made the claim during an interview.

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe implicated Ramaphosa at the state capture inquiry on Friday.

READ: Molefe blames load-shedding on Ramaphosa

Molefe accused the president of a conflict of interest regarding Eskom.

He says Ramaphosa, then deputy president, shouldn't have been appointed chairperson of Eskom's war room, because he was a shareholder at the Glencore mining company that was doing business with the utility.

Molefe also says Ramaphosa is to blame for the current bouts of load-shedding.


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