Opinion: Fake intelligence report? We've been here before, says Redi Tlhabi

Reports have emerged that an intelligence dossier may have led to Finance Minster Pravin Gordhan being called back from an international investor roadshow.

Also read: ANC top 6 divided on Zuma's "doggy" intelligence report against Gordhan

The leaked document alleges that Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas held secret meetings with overseas groups to discuss overthrowing the state.

Have we not been here before?, asks Redi Tlhabi.

The Afternoon Drive host isn't at all convinced by the poorly complied report.

Just read it! The sentence construction, the grammar, the delivery. You tell me if [this is from] a professional... Or is it the work of a mischievous, bored person?

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

If a whole President of South Africa read this report, how do they walk away believing this is credible?

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

Isn't a level of skepticism healthy?

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

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