Bus driver crams 124 passengers into 65-seater
By Khanyisa Tabata
20 October 2011
A North West bus driver will appear in the Madikwe Magistrate's Court today after being caught transporting 124 passengers in a vehicle certified to carry 65 people.
Provincial public safety spokesperson Lesiba Kgwele says the 52-year-old driver was arrested in Seshibitswe village, outside Rustenburg.
Many of the passengers were schoolchildren and workers. The vehicle belongs to the Bonjanala Bus Service.