- A video of a taxi driver driving recklessly has surfaced on social media
- Commuters are heard pleading with the driver to stop
- The driver appeared to be racing with other minibus taxis
A nerve-racking video has surfaced on social media showing commuters pleading with a minibus taxi driver to stop his reckless driving.
A Twitter user, @NoChill4D, shared the video on his profile recently, Briefly.co.za gathered. He accompanied it with the caption:
Guys, if a taxi driver is driving bad and you are in that taxi, do you call him out or you just sit and wait to die?
The video sparked debate among Twitter users. Many said they would do all they can to make the driver stop or slow down.
Some, however, found the commuters' appeals in the video funny. See more reactions below.
For one South African, it's safer to take the bus.
Some couldn't help but find the commuters' appeals a little funny under the circumstances.
Some commenters tried to find a reason why the driver drove so recklessly.
African pastors are famous for their dubious "miracles." See 5 of them in the video below from our Briefly - South Africa YouTube channel.
Do you have a story to share with us? Inbox us on our Facebook page and we could feature your story.
To stay up to date with the latest news, download our news app on Google Play or iTunes today.