Star Empire stated, "Euaerin and Minha's contracts has been terminated, therefore, they will officially graduate from Nine Muses." The remaining members also shared, "This decision was very difficult for all the members of Nine Muses. We have worked restlessly throughout these past 7 years with Euaerin and Minha. We understand their positions, and have decided to respect their choices."
In addition to the official announcements, Euaerin and Minha shared handwritten letters for their fans. Euaerin wrote, "There is great sadness as there were a lot of happy moments with Nine Muses, and I am also scared to think about separating with the members. However, I know my dongsengs have great potential. I want step aside and cheer on for them."
Minha also wrote, "A lot of thoughts ran in my mind following the termination of my contract with Star Empire, and after thorough discussion, I decided to walk a new path. I will study more and greet you guys as a newly improved person."
Best of luck for your future paths, Euaerin and Minha!