To the point

2014-09-07 15:00

As usual, your newspaper alone got the point: “Point. Seven. Percent” (City Press, August 31 2014).

Surely this terrible news about our economy is related – at least in part – to the Jacob Zuma crisis.

Why has no other publication picked up on this? And your coverage on Nkandla and the constitutional crisis was, as we’ve come to expect, first class. The article by Vuyani Ngalwana was refreshing coming from an ANC supporter. It was considered and objective.

And Xolani Mbanjwa’s piece on the public praying for Thuli Madonsela told the whole sad and disgusting story in a fresh way.

To coin a phrase from the youth: You rock!

Doug Maritz

Umtentweni, KwaZulu-Natal

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