Ernest Mothoa, a quadriplegic, regained his independence on November 7, 2016, after passing his adapted-vehicle driving test on his first attempt. Ernest had only had five driving lessons with Driving Ambitions.
Gabisile Dlamini, a wheelchair user, also passed her driving test on her first attempt on November 7, with the guidance of KwaZulu-Natal Driving Ambitions instructor Shaun. She joined as a new driver.
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Ari Seirlis is the CEO of the QuadPara Association of South Africa (QASA) and managing editor of Rolling Inspiration. email: firstname.lastname@example.org