NO MORE LIES
It’s no wonder Fartescue Conco, who was supposed to be ex- president Jacob Zuma’s father-in-law, couldn’t take being forced to lie anymore (“I was told to lie”, 27 July).
Michael Jackson said: “Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons”. No one can lie and not expect to be exposed in the end – the truth has a way of wiggling its way out.
Not only did Fartescue exonerate himself by telling the truth, he also saved his family from shame, as Zuma’s cheerleaders wanted Fartescue to praise him and say he did things the right way. This is the same man who got Dr Irvin Khoza’s daughter pregnant and paid the family damages, yet because Fartescue doesn’t have a high profile, he’s being taken for a ride. Khoza didn’t mention it even once,