Traffic and mounted Police officers were spotted preparing for the State of the Province Address (Sopa) scheduled for tomorrow (Friday) at Jack Botes Hall.
Biccard Street in front of the headquarters of Capricorn District Muncipality was abuzz with riders, horses and traffic department vehicles while Premier Stan Mathabatha’s body guards were also spotted at the venue.
When one of the traffic officials struggled to start the engine of his motorbike a mounted Police officers was quick off his horse assist. He eventually gave up the exhausting exercise as it became clear that te engine wouldn’t budge.
Story and photos: ENDY SENYATSI