Fake doctor busted after five years at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
May22

Fake doctor busted after five years at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Thursday said “more controls are needed to ensure that all medical qualifications are checked stringently”. The DA’s shadow MEC for health in Gauteng‚ Jack Bloom‚ made this call as it emerged that “a fake doctor worked at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital for more than five years before his false qualification was detected”. Bloom said that‚ according to a written reply to his questions‚ the...

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Fake It ‘Til You Make It – Public Figures and Their Fake Degrees
Mar10

Fake It ‘Til You Make It – Public Figures and Their Fake Degrees

By Pontsho Pilane A growing number of public figures have been exposed for misleading the nation about their academic achievements. Although, in some instances, the people involved have resigned, lying about your CV doesn’t always seem to hurt your employment prospects. PONTSHO PILANE looks at the most high-profile instances of this type of fraud. Ellen Tshabalala, SABC chairperson (resigned) In July 2014, it was reported that...

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