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Sponsorship for the top 100 Free State matriculates

We sponsored and dually congratulated the top 100 matriculates in the Free State province for their exceptional results in the 2015 senior certificate examination. The ceremony was held in early January 2016 at the Central University of Technology's Boet Troskie Hall. The Free State province obtained a 3rd overall position nationally for their matriculation results with a 81.6% pass rate. The learners have made us proud and this is a testament to the dedication and effort from both learners and teachers. In recognition of their achievement, Interstate...
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Company History

Interstate Bus Lines was founded on 28th April 1975 by Mr Abel Erasmus and Mr Fred Kinnear. As employees of the Bantu Investment Corporation (BIC), it was the duty of these two gentlemen to investigate the feasibility of bus services in the mid-seventies. Economic conditions were bad and the project was officially shelved. But not for Erasmus and Kinnear, they decided to carry on under their own steam. For two years it was tough going because the permit system was rigorously applied. Each time they...
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