‘Highly educated, but not for this post’

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Lehlogonolo Masoga  Picture: Muntu Vilakazi
Lehlogonolo Masoga Picture: Muntu Vilakazi


Despite his three master’s degrees, Limpopo politician Lehlogonolo Masoga’s appointment as chief executive of the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone (SEZ) last year has been questioned because he has no qualification in engineering.

The advert for the position explicitly stated that the ideal candidate should be in possession of an engineering degree, preferably in built environment, plus a Master of Business Administration or Leadership degree and at least 10 years’ experience in an executive or senior management in economic development position.

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