REAL REASON FOR POWER CRISIS
ESKOM: the truth at last! Hopefully there will not be more bad news waiting to be divulged. Meanwhile, hats off to new chief executive Tshediso Matona, who has now provided us with the real reasons for the power crisis. I say: “Give that man a Bell’s”!
PORN SUSPECT SHOULD BE NAMED
CHILD porn suspect: why is his name not published? He has appeared in court. Why must we wait until he pleads? Moving the goalposts again. Disgusting.
– John Abbott
EVERY day Palestinians are dispossessed of their homes and farms in the full glare of the international media. Where are the cartoons depicting their suffering? Where are the million man marches? Where are the sanctions?
– Naushad Omar
PLENTY OF INJUSTICE
IF laws are needed, there is no justice. If there is justice, no laws are needed. There are a lot of laws in this world.
– M Negres
RATEPAYERS MUST PAY FOR GUARDS
IF the councillors of NMBM require guards then they are not doing there their jobs. Now the ratepayers have to pay for the bodyguards to protect them from the people that who they are surpose supposed to serve! Thank goodness the municipal elections are just around the corner.
SA MUST WAKE UP TO CHINA’S MOTIVES
MANDLA Seleoane, I salute you and your article on China’s motives. About time the scary takeover of South Africa by the yellow peril is brought to people’s attention. We must wake up.
LOW STANDARD FOR EXAMS
REGARDING interventions paying off as language results improve, that is a joke. Papers were set at such a low standard that it was nearly impossible for children to not to do well. If one looks at the easy level papers were set at, the average should be in the 90% range. Education in SA is such a farce.
WELL DONE ON QUITTING NEWSPAPER GROUP
WELL done, Max du Preez, a man of principle, in bidding Independent Newspapers goodbye. So independent independent their its editor wears an ANC T-shirt!
BRENT CUNNINGHAM IN COURT AGAIN
WHY must history repeat it’s self itself? Brent Cunningham will never re abilirate rehabilitate on the outside. He needs to join the Oscars of this world. Behind bars.
INSENSITIVE TO USE POOL PICTURE
INSENSITIVE to publish a picture of children playing in St George’s pool on the same day as a child was drowned in that very same pool. Perhaps an equally fun picture of children playing in water, but somewhere else.
BRING BACK PIRANHA CLUB CARTOON
IT must be clear to all that Piranha Club has a large and loyal fan club. Can it be too much effort to reinstate it?
– Malcolm C