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“Government ends up robbing Peter to pay Paul. Where Paul are road users who have claimed this wonderful world-class transport facility, and Peter are the people in other provinces.”
LOL what a load of crap.
SANRAL has said themselves that the money from etolls would be used to fund other projects.
Nevermind that Guateng is already subsidizing other provinces.
The government has never had a problem with "Robbing Peter to pay Paul" before so why now?
National Treasury lawyer Jeremy Gauntlett said High Court Judge Bill Prinsloo did not provide adequate reasons for his decision to grant the interdict.
“With respect, what he does… is tick the individual interdict boxes, and to say each time that it [the reason] is there.”
He said it was difficult for the parties to determine how he had come to his conclusions.
“It is the beginning of vagueness.”
I think it said like R3.3 billion was lost so far by e-tolling not running while Bill Gates is helping fund R3.3 billion rand project to develop a water less toilet. Is our economy really comparable to a toilet?