Mandela funeral taxi bill balloons: Saturday Dispatch

THE scandal grows over transport tendepreneur Mzwandile “Zwai” Richard Sokwali, accused of grossly overcharging Buffalo City Metro (BCM) to transport mourners to Nelson Mandela memorial services. The Saturday Dispatch can today reveal that Sokwali’s Victory Ticket 750cc this week submitted a second invoice claiming over R3-million for transporting about 11 600 mourners from East London to the provincial memorial service at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.