EXCLUSIVE | Ex-MK operatives may be at heart of 'insurrection' - State Security Deputy Minister Kodwa

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Deputy Defence Minister Zizi Kodwa addresses residents in riot-hit parts of Soweto on Wednesday.
Deputy Defence Minister Zizi Kodwa addresses residents in riot-hit parts of Soweto on Wednesday.
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The instigators of what the government is calling "well-orchestrated economic sabotage" are allegedly former uMkhonto we Sizwe (MK) operatives, some of whom worked in the security cluster.

MK was the ANC's armed wing during movement's struggle against the apartheid government. 

"There is no doubt that they know the know-how of how MK operated, and they have organised in that way," Deputy Minister of State Security Zizi Kodwa told News24.

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