Join us now. It is free, and it takes less than 1 minute to register.
Register now
Subscribe to our daily newsletter. It is free, and it comes with many benefits.


+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 48

Thread: Mistrust, backstabbing in DA meltdown as De Lille takes on Smith

  1. #1
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Now North..behind the BW Curtain...
    Posts
    8,017
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default Mistrust, backstabbing in DA meltdown as De Lille takes on Smith

    Cape Town - The gloves have come off between Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille and mayoral committee member for safety, security and social services JP Smith, who believes she went behind his back in shutting down an anti-crime unit and then ignored him when he tried to find out about the matter.

    De Lille on Monday announced that she had briefed her lawyers on "malicious and defamatory remarks" Smith made. They were expected to advise her on what actions to take.

    This follows reports last week that she had ordered the shutting down of the City of Cape Town's special investigations unit (SIU).
    http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/Ne...smith-20171002
    BSG -the best show!

  2. #2
    Super Grandmaster supersunbird's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    Garsfontein, Pretoria
    Posts
    42,747
    Mentioned
    6 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Never liked de Lille:

    In her statement on Monday, De Lille elaborated on this.

    "We all know that crime fighting is the responsibility of the SAPS under national government," she said.

    "JP Smith wants to play cowboys and crooks by releasing all kinds of statements that the metro police [are] responsible for fighting crime."
    So she just wants to leave our, the public, safety to the poorly run ANC government justice system? Maybe she is some kind of double agent.
    Sign up to the below and enjoy much less marketing calls:
    https://www.nationaloptout.org

  3. #3
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    the MATRIX
    Posts
    19,673
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    this da led municipality working more and more on my ****ing nerves. we have gone backwards under de lille. money seems to be the only focus.

  4. #4
    Super Grandmaster NarrowBandFtw's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    the mother city
    Posts
    11,639
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by supersunbird View Post
    So she just wants to leave our, the public, safety to the poorly run ANC government justice system? Maybe she is some kind of double agent.
    Two faced f-ing snake with forked tongue and all, she's always been like this though.
    none so blind as those who refuse to see

    http://lucidramble.com

  5. #5
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Norway
    Posts
    10,534
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    I trust DeLille as far as I can throw her.

    Sadly the DA has been scoring more and more own goals in recent months. They're turning into ANC-lite.

  6. #6
    Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    4,844
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by akescpt View Post
    this da led municipality working more and more on my ****ing nerves. we have gone backwards under de lille. money seems to be the only focus.
    This. I think perhaps it's time for her to go back to Kromco and resume packing apples.

  7. #7
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Now North..behind the BW Curtain...
    Posts
    8,017
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by supersunbird View Post
    Never liked de Lille:



    So she just wants to leave our, the public, safety to the poorly run ANC government justice system? Maybe she is some kind of double agent.
    Always liked De Lille...strong woman, that does not take crap. says it as she sees it, when the old guard tried to micromanage her administration... she dealt with the issue effectively.

    -policing is not a local government competency.

    This is all part of the leadership battle for the WC -- http://ewn.co.za/2017/09/27/da-annou...-wc-leadership
    BSG -the best show!

  8. #8
    Banned
    Join Date
    Mar 2017
    Posts
    308
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Spokesperson for the PAC when APLA was at its murderous worst. Defines her perfectly.

  9. #9
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Now North..behind the BW Curtain...
    Posts
    8,017
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    BREAKING: De Lille and Smith placed on special leave over spat - DA

    Cape Town - The Democratic Alliance (DA) has placed Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille and mayoral committee member for safety, security and social services, JP Smith on special leave from party activities in the Cape metropole.

    National DA spokesperson Phumzile Van Damme announced this on Tuesday.

    http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/Ne...at-da-20171003
    BSG -the best show!

  10. #10
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Pretoria Mahlanyeng
    Posts
    11,975
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by yebocan View Post
    BREAKING: De Lille and Smith placed on special leave over spat - DA




    http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/Ne...at-da-20171003
    That was swift action.
    I am of a nation that would not allow that fear of death, of torture, of imprisonment, of exile or persecution should result in the perpetuation of injustice.

  11. #11
    Grandmaster lsheed_cn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Shanghai, Cape Town
    Posts
    2,560
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Swift action -
    Unlike the cover-up over her husband getting caught drunk driving in the early hours of the morning, which vanished after a month or three.
    Remind me what the SIU did again?
    http://goingsolar.co.za - My Solar Blog

  12. #12
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Pretoria Mahlanyeng
    Posts
    11,975
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    It does not make sense though suspending them from the party if their actions are not only affecting the party but also the residents of the City, unless the DA feels that all is well on that front?
    I am of a nation that would not allow that fear of death, of torture, of imprisonment, of exile or persecution should result in the perpetuation of injustice.

  13. #13
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    7,924
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Where is the backstabbing this title promised me!?!??

    Interesting that the DA took such swift action to suspend them, seems like the DA is putting everyone on a short leash these days.

  14. #14
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    the MATRIX
    Posts
    19,673
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by thechamp View Post
    It does not make sense though suspending them from the party if their actions are not only affecting the party but also the residents of the City, unless the DA feels that all is well on that front?
    there is no threat to their power here in the wc

  15. #15
    Super Grandmaster
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Now North..behind the BW Curtain...
    Posts
    8,017
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by lsheed_cn View Post
    Swift action -
    Unlike the cover-up over her husband getting caught drunk driving in the early hours of the morning, which vanished after a month or three.
    Remind me what the SIU did again?
    you mean , the stroke he had...while driving
    BSG -the best show!

+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Mistrust, backstabbing in DA meltdown as De Lille takes on Smith
    By yebocan in forum Health, Wealth, Leisure and Relationships
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-10-2017, 08:35 AM
  2. Mkhwebane worried about public's mistrust
    By schumi in forum News and Current Affairs
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 17-02-2017, 03:12 AM
  3. Replies: 67
    Last Post: 10-12-2014, 04:09 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-01-2014, 01:16 PM
  5. Do you mistrust and disobey GPS directions
    By F111 in forum Motoring and Transportation: Cars, Bikes and Planes
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 05-04-2011, 09:12 PM

Bookmarks

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •