'Fake' interpreter made claims of being a doctor, teacher

2013-12-13 12:10

The “fake” interpreter in the eye of the Nelson Mandela memorial storm, Thamsanqa Jantjie, dropped out of primary school, tried to use fake report cards to further his education and later claimed to be a doctor and a teacher.

The Dispatch reports that after dropping out of Nozala Primary School in 1997, “he twice tried to register at the high school and technikon using fake report cards, but was caught out”.

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