TRANSPORT

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Drivers stoned, vehicle set alight in Gugulethu protest

Avanza drivers forced to turn around

By Vincent Lali - 27 January 2020
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Commuters protest to stop bus company from closing

Judge extends liquidation of North West Transport Investments until June

By Justin Brown - 24 January 2020
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Train commuters protest after being told to move to second-class carriage

Metrorail apologises for ticket conductor’s behaviour

By Tariro Washinyira - 24 January 2020
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Fifteen-year wait for KwaNobuhle bridge finally over

Construction underway on a new bridge where dozens of learners cross river daily

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 24 January 2020
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R1 billion to be spent on Cape Town’s broken Central Line, promises PRASA

But line still won’t be fully open until 2021

By Lucas Nowicki - 23 January 2020
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Muncipality breaks its promise to fix taxi rank toilets

After six months, streams of urine still flow from broken toilets

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 22 January 2020
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Residents look forward to government officials travelling on potholed road and “feeling their pain”

Willowfontein residents fed up with broken promises

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 17 January 2020
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Talks deadlock as PE bus strike enters fourth week

Workers want to be employed directly by the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality

By Joseph Chirume - 16 January 2020
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“Travelling on the Metrorail network is easy” says Metrorail. Really?

In a country which claims to be headed for “a better life for all” it is outrageous that thousands of commuters can be abandoned to a failing public transport system

By GroundUp Editors - 15 January 2020
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Bus strike paralyses Port Elizabeth

Company and municipality blame each other for late payment of workers

By Joseph Chirume - 14 January 2020
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Residents demand transport for learners who walk up to 9km

Department promises emergency transport this week

By Lucas Nowicki - 13 January 2020
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Gugulethu residents accuse taxi drivers of crime

Avanza private car taxi operators accused of rape and robbery

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 13 January 2020
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Nightmare start to 2020 for thousands of Cape Town commuters

Khayelitsha bus and train services still suspended

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and Tariro Washinyira - 13 January 2020
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Khayelitsha commuters plan transport summit for February

“We have found that commuter safety is also not up to standard”

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 18 December 2019
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Steep bus fare hike stops some Zimbabweans in PE going home

Bus companies in PE have increased prices from R800 to R1,500 for a single trip

By Joseph Chirume - 13 December 2019
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Mbalula under fire following train arson

Eighteen coaches “gutted” at Cape Town station at a cost of over R60 million

By GroundUp Staff and Karabo Mafolo - 28 November 2019