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gunThe Citizen reports that a bus driver from A Re Yeng is recovering in a high-care unit after he was accosted and shot by unknown men while driving in Lusaka, Mamelodi.  

According to Tshwane MMC for corporate and shared services Cilliers Brink, the driver, Jacob Bule, was involved in the “unprovoked” attack on Monday night.  “Investigations into the matter are ongoing, but initial indications are that Mr Bule was shot on the bus he was driving.  CCTV footage shows that the bus was empty at the time,” Brink indicated.  Bule was rushed to hospital and underwent emergency surgery.  “Thankfully, he is expected to make a full recovery.  He is currently in a high-care unit at a local hospital, which we cannot disclose for privacy’s sake,” Brink said.

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