I find it doubtful whether our security agencies or political leaders have the capability to detect, let alone avert, a major national security threat.

Last week, soon after President Cyril Ramaphosa’s state of the nation address, the country was plunged into stage 6 load-shedding. ANC secretary-general Fikile Mbalula tweeted: “Stage 6 load-shedding clear sabotage. Strong extra security measures are needed.”..

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