METRORAIL

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Will Prasa’s new board get it back on track? An interview with Khanyisile Kweyama

PRASA is in ICU but not the morgue, says new chairperson

By Aidan Jones and Kimon de Greef - 6 June 2018
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Women and children may get their own train carriages

#UniteBehind says PRASA board chair has undertaken to introduce chaperoned carriages

By Barbara Maregele - 21 May 2018
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Metrorail adds to commuter woes during bus strike

“Make use of alternative transport” says official

By Tariro Washinyira - 24 April 2018
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Prasa Rail acting CEO removed

Minister Blade Nzimande appoints new board

By Aidan Jones - 13 April 2018
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Court puts the brakes on R56-million payment to Siyaya

Head of Prasa’s legal services leads charge against payment

By Aidan Jones and Zoë Postman - 6 April 2018
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Commuter takes stand against Metrorail sexual harassment

Parliament’s transport committee chair says she will ask rail company to investigate

By Kamilah Tom - 6 April 2018
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Survival of the fittest for Metrorail commuters

Elderly woman struggles to catch train even when it was an hour late

By Tariro Washinyira - 5 April 2018
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Prasa’s bizarre CEO appointment

Cromet Molepo was appointed in December with more days of leave owed to him than work days left before his retirement

By Rebecca Redelmeier - 4 April 2018
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Train strike looms

Union says it has reached deadlock with Prasa

By Tariro Washinyira - 28 March 2018
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Court finalises interdict against Prasa

Employees may not intimidate UniteBehind members

By Rebecca Redelmeier - 26 March 2018

Blade Nzimande says getting trains working is “urgent task” but provides no time frame

Chair of Prasa board, Tintswalo Makhubele, resigns following conflict of interest

By Aidan Jones - 23 March 2018

Metrorail’s Fish Hoek to Simon’s Town bus service not running

Spokesperson would not comment on why the substitute service stopped

By Tariro Washinyira - 21 March 2018
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PRASA lawyers try to stop R59 million payment to Siyaya

Head of legal services claims board chairperson acted without authority

By Aidan Jones - 16 March 2018
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I had to repeat grade ten because of Metrorail

Learners in Cape Town schools badly affected by collapsing train service

By Tariro Washinyira - 15 March 2018
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Court interdicts PRASA from intimidating activists

“We are not going to accept undemocratic, repressive and violent behaviour in a democracy” says Zackie Achmat

By Aidan Jones - 9 March 2018
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Angry mother lays charges against PRASA after son’s death

19-year old lost his life on Metrorail lines

By Aidan Jones - 20 February 2018