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Combi conflict

Combi conflict

READY FOR TAKE OFF: Cars lining up Bulawayo street

Zim/Bots drivers clash over 'Bulawayo street'

Tension in the second city is simmering between local transport operators and their Zimbabwean counterparts.

At the centre of the conflict are the rich pickings on offer at Haskins street – or 'Bulawayo street' as the famous road is more commonly known.

Hundreds of Zimbabweans and Zambians arrive in Ghetto everyday to shop at the Chinese shops that line the iconic street. Most make the journey using public transport.

The locals are adamant it should be them who ferry the visitors and their newly purchased goods back to the border.

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