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Having state plates pays off in the capital

Having state plates pays off in the capital

A foreigner coughed up the cash following a fender bender with an official in the capital on Wednesday, despite witnesses reporting the official was at a fault.

An expat operating a BMW was allegedly rear-ended by a car with state licence plates, prompting both drivers to exit their vehicles and dispute the damages.

The BMW driver initially demanded $500, but upon realising his adversary might have powerful friends, ended up paying the other man $100 instead.



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