Transport minister warns Prasa board to toe the line

2017-05-23 17:10

Newly appointed Transport Minister Joe Mawanganyi has warned the Prasa board that it shouldn’t occupy the media space for the 'wrong reasons.'

Transnet, Prasa like 'two bulls in a kraal' - MPs

2017-05-09 20:10

The investigation by Werksmans Attorneys into irregular contracts at Prasa that could amount to R24bn, should be completed by the end of June and will cost R162m, the portfolio committee on transport has heard.

Zuma pleads with commuters: Don't burn new Metrorail trains

2017-05-09 16:02

During the launch of the new Metrorail passenger trains, called the "People's Train", President Jacob Zuma has urged all commuters to not vandalise trains.

Peters irrational when she removed Prasa board - Court

2017-04-10 14:41

The High Court has declared irrational and set aside former transport minister Dipuo Peters' dissolution of Prasa's board.

R5.9m Prasa salary: No pay back the money for Letsoalo

2017-04-03 21:05

Former acting CEO of Prasa Collins Letsoalo does not need to pay back any perks, remuneration or benefits accrued to him during his tenure, says the former transport minister.

Deputy finance minister linked to Prasa malfeasance

2017-03-31 09:23

New deputy finance minister Sfiso Buthelezi was linked to possible financial irregularities in former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s 2015 report on Prasa.

Former Prasa boss loses court bid for intervention

2017-03-19 07:03

The Pretoria High Court has dismissed an intervention application lodged by the former acting CEO of the Passenger Rail Agency of SA Collins Letsoalo.

Parliamentary vote to dismiss Prasa board was unanimous, court hears

2017-03-17 20:10

The parliamentary portfolio committee on transport unanimously voted for the dismissal of the Prasa board, the High Court has heard.

Zuma on alleged R80m bribe: I don't know what you're talking about

2017-03-16 18:01

President Jacob Zuma has denied any knowledge of allegations of the ANC’s reported involvement in the Swifambo tender for the procurement of locomotives by Prasa.

Prasa board goes to court

2017-03-16 05:22

Former Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa board members are heading to the High Court in Pretoria to have the board's dissolution set aside.


Public transport faces probe

2017-05-14 06:19

The Competition Commission is launching its fifth market inquiry, this time looking to intervene in the fraught public transport sector and its long history of turf wars, selective subsidies and high prices.

'We're abused by Prasa' - screaming dismissed worker

2017-05-09 16:56

The portfolio committee on transport's meeting with the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa has been delayed when a dismissed employee of the agency caused a disturbance.

Minister blames leak for not finding new Prasa CEO

2017-04-13 14:07

The leak of information to the public has compromised the recruitment process to find a new CEO of Prasa following the firing of Lucky Montana in 2015, says the Transport minister.

Axing of Prasa board set aside

2017-04-10 12:08

The High Court in Pretoria has ruled that the decision by the transport minister to dissolve the Prasa board has been set aside.

New finance deputy Buthelezi will need to explain role in Prasa irregularities

2017-04-02 15:13

South Africa’s new Deputy Minister of Finance Sfiso Buthelezi will most likely have some explaining to do when the Public Protector concludes her investigation into Prasa.

Leadership void and losses plague these state companies

2017-03-24 07:05

Key state companies and agencies that play a pivotal role in driving the SA economy and distributing essential services are in disarray.

Settling for one out of three outcomes landed us in this mess

2017-03-19 06:07

Africa’s wisdom is symbolised by the design and use of the three-legged pot as this type of structure is the most stable; ask any connoisseur of potjie kos, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

Letsoalo denied request to join Prasa board's case

2017-03-17 14:11

Former Prasa group CEO Collins Letsoalo’s request to join the urgent court case by the agency's former board members has been denied by the High Court.

Former Prasa board case postponed

2017-03-16 12:05

The urgent case brought by former Prasa board members to have their dismissal by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters set aside, has been postponed in the High Court in Pretoria.

Letsoalo asks to join dissolved Prasa board case

2017-03-15 17:13

Ousted Prasa group CEO Collins Letsaolo wants to join an urgent high court application to have the parastatal's board’s dissolution set aside.

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