Another failed smear as Cape Argus fabricates a front page lead
20 June 2017
Having destroyed the credibility of their Cape Times newspaper, Independent Group has moved on to duping their readers using the Cape Argus.
The Argus today leads with the complete fabrication that a firm had unduly secured a tender to provide disadvantaged learners with educational material. There was, in fact, no tender at all. When this falsehood falls away, there is no story left.
The facts are as follows:
- In 2014 a maths teacher in Khayelitsha [Helen Zille's son Paul Maree - PW] volunteered to give free workshops and resources to disadvantaged students in the run-up to the matric exams that year;