MK vets hail McBride’s appointment as SSA’s foreign intelligence boss

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Robert McBride.  Picture: Lisa Hnatowicz / Nuus Noord
Robert McBride. Picture: Lisa Hnatowicz / Nuus Noord


The uMkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has hailed the appointment of Robert McBride as head of foreign intelligence at the State Security Agency (SSA), describing him as “a brave commander who implements his mandate without fear or favour”.

MKMVA president Kebby Maphatsoe told City Press on Friday that McBride had remained true to his character and work rate since he was a member of the MK operating inside the country.

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