Eastern Cape health spokesperson embroiled in 'fake' matric certificate scandal

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Eastern Cape health spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo is embroiled in a fake matric certificate scandal.
Eastern Cape health spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo is embroiled in a fake matric certificate scandal.
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Eastern Cape health department spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo stands accused of possessing a fake Grade 12 certificate which he allegedly used to enter the public sector 20 years ago, an allegation he dismissed as being part of a "smear campaign".

The allegation, which was made by a whistleblower, prompted the department to conduct an audit of his certificate.

News24 can reveal Kupelo was served with a notice to institute disciplinary measures against him on Friday.

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