The Expert will be specific knowledgeable people at the Department of Transport, Arrive Alive Communications, the Road Traffic Management Corporation or others who might have the expertise to answer the question.
• A licenced learner driver may have passengers in the vehicle provided they do not pay a fare, AND
• S/he must be accompanied in the vehicle by a driver who holds a valid driving licence for the same class of vehicle being driven, AND
• That licenced driver must sit in the front seat, next to the learner driver.
• And ... while on the subject ... a licenced learner driver is allowed to drive on freeways too.