What is the big fuss?

Dear Editor,

Most of the media both print and electronic are attacking the Minister of Finance with a vengeance. They have been making all sorts of pronouncements without any verification. Sometimes I wonder how careless and insensitive the human being can be.

Yes, the Minister was involved in an accident. The Minister took full responsibility and took care of all expenses of those who suffered from injury and loss. He is a normal human being with emotions just like you and I; he is not a product of a laboratory.  Indeed the Minister was visibly shaken so he departed the scene but left his representatives to attend to his responsibilities and to fulfil his commitments. This is all normal behaviour for a human being of stature who has been struck by adversity.

So what is the big fuss?

I don’t know the Minister personally, but I understand that he has refused high paying jobs to serve this nation, and from what I have seen he is running the country’s financial affairs with great efficiency under very difficult circumstances. It is time we stop this nonsense and respect people for the services they are giving to our country.

Let us respect the human rights of all and let us be very responsible in our reporting.

Yours faithfully,

Nazar Mohamed

More in Letters

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. A police officer attempts to escort Rushelle Gittens out of the court compound

    Woman threatens to kill cop at city court complex

  2. Lakeram Kewlachand

    Gangaram man takes his own life

  3. Colin Rodney

    Cop charged with taking bribes

  4. Citizens fleeing country due to crime, IAC says

  5. The Rio Inn at Forshaw and Oronoque Streets

    Teen shot dead outside Rio nightclub

  6. Courtenay Griffith’s home in Lodge that is earmarked to be demolished.

    City to tear down 52 derelict buildings

  7. Tricia Loo

    East Canje woman jailed over cocaine in suitcases

  8. 15-year-old charged with murdering suspect in sister’s abuse

  9. Jean Rodrigues

    Woman shot in crossfire between cop, fleeing bandit


Recommended For You