THE ban on entrance tests make sense. University enrolment requires A-Level results. A-Level enrolment requires O-Level results. Using entrance tests and ignoring Grade 7 results appear to render the Grade 7 examination unnecessary. I cannot think of anywhere else where these results would be used. The ban was overdue. — B C. THE Munyaradzi Kereke-Johannes Tomana case has been dragging for far too long in my opinion. Aren’t all these hearings disadvantaging people who would have benefited from that space in court considering that we have a backlog in our legal system. — Malvern Siziba.
WHILE we support the Statutory Instrument 64 of 2016, our main concern is on the pricing of our local products. How can they be more expensive than imported goods when the latter would have factored in costs like transportation and import duty? — Kuda Ngwenya
IT is high time sports are seriously catered for in the national budget. We are sick and tired of applauding South African athletes as if we do not have ours in our own country. — Concerned.
I AM utterly disappointed by Jah Prayzah’s latest offering, although he tried to expand the thrust of his market to regional grounds. He has lost his ethnic sound which made him tolerable to the mature audience .The shallow lyrics do not cater for the width of his audience. He is now focusing on the club going age which is just a small fraction of his fanbase. — Makore