Motoring

Being a car guard requires tough skin

A Roodepoort parking attendant tells us about his best and worst days on the job

30 August 2020 - 00:00 By

James Casongo* remembers his worst day on the job as a shopping-lot car guard. After ending his shift at 7pm, he visited a nearby store to buy airtime - and was caught in the drama of an armed robbery.

"My phone was taken. My money was taken - and worse was that it happened in December," says the 45-year-old. "So, it was bad, but praise God I am still alive."..

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