The asses are all lit up in this village, and everyone’s safer

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The asses are all lit up in this village, and everyone’s safer

FREE TO READ | Man’s brainwave that makes wandering animals glow in the dark bags top innovation award

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Motorists driving through North West’s Pudimoe Village after dark can be forgiven for thinking they have stumbled upon a ghostly resting place for livestock.

Glowing apparitions of cows and donkeys wandering the streets are a common sight, thanks to a reflective spray locals use on the animals to prevent them being hit by cars.

Resident Memphis Morebudi Kaotsane, 35, himself a victim of one of these late-night collisions, has been awarded R200,000 in the South African Breweries Foundation Social Innovation Awards for his spray, Moonshine...

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