Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Jumping over the candlestick...

The recent announcements about the resurrection of the infamous Flying Squad unit, despite vehement denials by those in authority, require an explanation.

Here are a few plausible reasons that can be given:

1. This is a matter of national security.

2. Certain security plans can not be revealed for obvious reasons.

3. The matter is under inves tigation, so it is premature to make any pronounce- ments.

4. No comment.

5. This information is on a need-to-know basis.

6. All will be revealed in the fullness of time.

7. It wasn't me.

8. It was done without my knowledge.

9. People just jealous.

10. It's a lie.

Take your pick; one is as good as the other to "jump over the candlestick".

Dr Franklin Ali

San Fernando