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Over 1 600 road deaths recorded over festive season

More than 1,600 road deaths have been recorded over the festive season.

This presents a 14% increase from the previous.

Transport Minister, Fikile Mbalula released the festive season road traffic statistics for 2021 on Tuesday.

The human factor contributed to 79% of fatal crashes, road factors contributed to 11% and vehicle failures contributed to 10%.

More than 600 drivers were arrested for speeding over 190KM/H.


In other news – It ends in tears: Mnakwethu star dumps second wife after boyfriend impregnates her

Maskandi artist and Mnakwethu star Qondanisa Sibisi has dumped his wife Samantha Mazibuko. On the latest episode of Mnakwethu: Happily Ever After? viewers were shocked when Samantha confessed to Qondanisa’s first wife Sithokozile “Mamchunu” Sibisi that she had slept with someone else and didn’t know who the father of her unborn baby was.

Qondanisa Sibisi and Samantha Mazibuko

Qondanisa said: “I became aware of her pregnancy when we were shooting the latest season. I suspected she was cheating on me and asked for a DNA test but she refused. For me, that is proof enough. Learn More

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