Has someone hacked the road traffic system?

Callers phoned in to The John Maytham Show relating some very strange messages seen on a temporary variable messaging system signboard on the road to Gordon's Bay.

The signs are reminiscent of the Nigerian 419 email and SMS scams, suggests a caller, who describes a board reading 'Please contact Amanda on email for inheritance fund.'

It says she has a R6.9 million inheritance due to her.

Daphne, Caller from Gordon's Bay

On the reverse side of it, it says property of roads and traffic.

Daphne, Caller from Gordon's Bay

The bizarre conclusion must be that someone had hacked into the road traffic system.

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This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Has someone hacked the road traffic system?


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