WHO'S PAYING LEGAL FEES?
JUB Jub trial: I would love to know who paid the lawyers' fees in this case that has dragged on for so long!
JAY, PORT ELIZABETH
TO Bokkie, regarding "lekker" people without brains, can't be described as stupid or ignorant. There are plenty of them around.
HUSBAND SURVIVED SHOOTING
THE Queenstown guest house owner's husband survived that shooting of 1994 and they are both doing business. As my ex-colleague, I met him last in December and he's OK.
ZUMA CALLS FOR SALARY INCREASE FREEZE
TRUST Jacob Zuma to give himself a raise and them ask others not to take one. What a cheek.
ZUMA says we must "tighten our belts". You show us how, Mr. President, lead the way!
DOES the big increase freeze apply to all those increases approved by Zuma for the ministers, etc? I hope so. If already processed, then get it back.
HOW can Zuma forget himself? That means he is abusing his powers because people must learn by example.
ANC MEMBERSHIP NUMBERS
ONE has to be very mindful when you hear the ANC speak of numbers. There must be something terribly wrong inside the ANC.
MATRIC PASS RATE OF 70% PREDICTED
SO we headed for a 70% plus matric pass rate. Great! One small problem: the certificate is worth niks, nada, nothing!
THE only way the matric pass rate will increase will be if the books are crooked, again!
REPLY TO READER COMMENT
ONCE I remove my brain, Gift Ngqondi's letter is soooo interesting!
KAZEKA Kuse, we also despised hair regulations at school. Nothing to do with colour, my dear. Be thankful for what you received from your Model C school.
METRO SET ON HOSTING AFCON GAMES
AFCON debacle: once again the ANC councillors are in dereliction of their duty, blowing ratepayers' money.
AFCON soccer: our metro is ignoring ratepayers again. A rates boycott is the only route.
SERVICES cut to fund Afcon: as a ratepayer, I sincerely hope the cuts will restricted to wards under ANC control!
RICHARD, CHARLO, PORT ELIZABETH
HAVE you noticed how skinny the miners are and how fat the cops are? Makes you think.
KORKY DEKAT, JEFFREYS BAY
MUNICIPALITY CHANGES BANKS
STANDARD Bank and the council date back to 1860. Why the change to Absa?
COMPANY HASN'T PAID MUNICIPALITY
HOW come Africorp gets preferential treatment? When the ordinary man in the street falls behind in payments, it's a different story.