Mbalula: Driver's licence print machine in Germany for repairs

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JOHANNESBURG - The heavy backlog in the issuing of car licenses is being blamed on a malfunctioning machine which had to be sent to Germany for repairs.

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says he will be announcing temporary measures shortly.

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"The license machine is in Germany, it has broken," Mbalula said.

"I am going to be announcing temporary measures with regards to temporary license but I am moving ahead with the new driver's license cards which I will announce in public."


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