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Ex-President Kgalema Motlanthe appointed head of Nelson Mandela Foundation

Kgalema Motlanthe

Former President Kgalema Motlanthe has been appointed to head the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

The foundation issued a statement confirming his appointment.

This follows two board meetings held this week to discuss a series of allegations levelled against CEO Sello Hatang and COO Limpho Monyamane.

The allegations include, among others, abuse of power and procurement irregularities.

The two executives have requested a leave of absence while an investigation is being conducted.

Motlanthe will be assisted by two other trustees in his new interim position.

-eNCA

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Zinhle Mabena Ngwenya

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