TRANSPORT

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Rush to spend infrastructure millions in Uitenhage

Councillor says protest action has prevented municipality from fixing roads

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 20 June 2019
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Public Protector lets PRASA off the hook

But Busisiwe Mkhwebane recommends Hawks investigate destruction of records

By Steve Kretzmann - 10 June 2019
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Survivors of bus crash allege drivers failed to rest

Marsmery Travel and Coach has difficult questions to answer but the company is not answering its phone

By Bernard Chiguvare - 10 May 2019
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Transport is not an essential service, committee finds

Drivers retain right to strike

By Zoë Postman - 10 May 2019
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Five years after botched road contract, Lady Frere residents have unanswered questions

Road company didn’t understand basic construction norms, say consultants

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik and Katherine Liu - 9 May 2019
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Speed bump protest brings Durban township to standstill

Protesters say old people and children have been killed crossing busy Sbu Magwanyane Drive

By Musa Binda - 29 April 2019
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Train arson suspect sent for psychiatric assessment

Court case postponed until 2 May

By Barbara Maregele - 24 April 2019
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Commuters and activists occupy PRASA and ANC offices

#UniteBehind plans hunger strike on 26 April

By Kristine Liao - 17 April 2019
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Activists crash Ramaphosa’s train launch

“We have written to Ramaphosa at least five times about some of the things happening at PRASA and have not received a response”, says #UniteBehind

By Barbara Maregele - 9 April 2019
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Hout Bay taxi bosses in hiding after flare-up of violence

Fight over lucrative route leaves five drivers dead

By Peter Luhanga - 2 April 2019
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Bobani must deliver on his promises to PE shack dwellers, say protesters

Councillor promises that informal settlements in NU29 will have services in two weeks

By Joseph Chirume - 1 April 2019
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Soweto commuters in limbo while rival taxi associations quarrel over routes

MEC will keep routes closed until agreement is reached to stop violence

By Zoë Postman - 28 March 2019
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Children left behind by shortage of scholar transport in East London

Department says it will accommodate the learners from April

By Lisekho Madikane - 28 March 2019
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Hundreds arrested in PRASA crackdown

Western Cape Regional Manager says copper theft has reached unprecedented levels

By Tariro Washinyira - 27 March 2019
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Fix our gravel roads or we won’t vote, community tells mayor

Magwala villagers in the Eastern Cape say their roads have not been fixed for 19 years

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 25 March 2019
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Unregistered taxis roam our roads

Province should take stronger action

By David Drummond - 20 March 2019