Do the e-toll mathematics, minister

Jola

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It's not mathematics, it is basic arithmetic. And, yes, she can't do it.

Neither can the rest of the ANC.
 

VegOtter

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lol, I just laughed at the headline. A minister that can do maths... that will be the day.
 

SirFooK'nG

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What am I reading ??? R22.9bn worth of petrol & diesel or 22.9bn liters of petrol & diesel :confused: Who wrote this or said this??? Do we use 22 billion litres of petrol & diesel p/a... ?

Either way ... the Minister probably has no "real" matric / university qualifications (going by typical ANC modus operandi :D )
 
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nightjar

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Anyone ever seen an abacus in action?

I used to visit some of the Chinese factories outside East London and watching them use an abacus was like watching a good magician.
The beads whizzed back & forth so fast that I thought they would overheat.
 

eg2505

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maybe shes trying to get people to use the excess to pay off the governments TOTAL debt,

didn't nene say that the governments debt is at crisis levels?
 

evilstebunny

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Well Verwoerd did manage to make maths hard for blacks .. :whistling:

Although I suspect it's more a case of outright dishonesty with her than lack of ability to do the math.
 

Jola

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Well, yes.

On the other hand, I'm often spectacularly bad at arithmetic myself, although I'm a competent mathematician.:D
That's right, different things.

Maybe the ANC are good at maths, who knows ?

But they sure as hell are really bad at arithmetic,
 

Fulcrum29

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I have never seen the ANC being able to return data, probability and statistics into results.
 

riverdusty

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[video=youtube;DClelfRo_Wg]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DClelfRo_Wg[/video]

I'll just leave this here
 
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