Police are looking for Cosmas Marembo the Smart Express bus driver. Marembo fled the accident scene together with the bus conductor soon after the horrific bus accident which killed 46 people on the spot.


The death toll has now risen to 50. Manicaland police spokesperson Inspector Tavhiringwa Kakohwa said they are looking for Marembo so that he can assist the police with investigations.

“We are still searching for the Smart Express bus driver Cosmas Marembo who fled together with his conductor soon after surviving the horrific bus accident on Wednesday.

“We appeal to members of the public who could be aware of his whereabouts to contact the nearest police station,” said Insp Kakohwa.

The accident involving Bolt Cutter and Smart Express buses occurred at the 166km peg along the Harare-Mutare Highway.