DA's Steenhuisen proven under qualified: Is Matric qualification enough?

DA's Steenhuisen proven under qualified: Is Matric qualification enough?

DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen is in the news and trending as it has emerged that has no qualifications other than a Matric certificate.

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DA's John Steenhuisen's discrepancy that has been trending on Twitter for days now has got Bongani and Mags thinking - how many politicians have had the same sort of scandals? For instance, Julius Malema's woodwork report that went viral...

Generally, people in power are always scrutinised for what they have on paper; qualifications. 

So we want to know today, are you more qualified on paper than any of your superiors.

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Or are you managing people who are more qualified than you?

What's your take on the matter, is a qualification on paper really such a big deal? If you don't think so, then that opinion must correlate with not putting so much financial and mental pressure on the youth of today to achieve said qualifications.

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