- A report has revealed that an alleged assassination plot could have endangered SA President, Cyril Ramaphosa, at his inauguration
- Top officials are looking into potential security issues in the SANDF due to a threat that was pinpointed
- Overall, it seems that Ramaphosa is safe for now
According to new information gathered by the Rapport, there have been assassination concerns surrounding South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration.
An investigation is now being held in order to determine whether or not this is a serious concern.
A security issue was identified at Ramaphosa’s inauguration recently, when a “ghost soldier” attempted to gain access to the event.
The unidentified individual pretended to be a part of the South African National Defense Force (SANDF) and proceeded to try to infiltrate the President’s inauguration.
The man was subsequently arrested by event security.
Once searched, it was found that he had live ammunition on his person, The South African reported.
Briefly.co.za gathered that this mishap has been dismissed as an isolated incident.
However, President Ramaphosa’s security is being investigated, with the safety scare in mind.
As for SANDF, attempts are being made at improving security protocol and reinforcing the ethos of “serve and protect”.
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