ARTICLES RELATING TO PRASA

Prasa: R42m for 70 toilet seats

2016-08-26 18:02

Former Prasa chief executive officer Lucky Montana approved a recommendation that the state-owned company fork out R42m for 70 toilet seats for its new locomotives, court documents show.

EXCLUSIVE: ANC implicated in Prasa ‘bribes’

2016-08-26 11:04

The supplier of Prasa's controversial Afro 4000 locomotives paid R80 million to "entities who were not creditors" of the company, it has emerged in court papers.

Peters denies canning Prasa probe

2016-08-25 15:02

The Department of Transport has "categorically denied" that Minister Dipuo Peters had issued an instruction to stop an ongoing probe into contracts awarded by the Passenger Rail Agency of SA.

Prasa: Contractor 'gratified' project manager with penthouse

2016-08-21 09:00

A contractor of Prasa and a lawyer linked to the company are accused of having bought a luxury Durban apartment as "gratification" for a senior Prasa employee who oversaw a multi-billion-rand security contract.

We cannot fight railway crime alone – Prasa

2016-07-29 10:44

The Passenger Rail Agency of SA says it cannot fight increasing violent crime at South Africa’s train stations on its own.

'They must not get away with it' - wife of slain train driver

2016-07-18 07:01

The wife of a Metrorail train driver gunned down at a Cape Town train station hopes her husband's alleged murderers receive justice, if found guilty.

Metrorail driver shot while waiting for train

2016-07-11 22:21

A Metrorail driver has been shot dead at the Netreg station in Cape Town while waiting for a train.

Prasa will investigate KZN train, truck collision

2016-06-17 16:58

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa will investigate a collision between a train and truck trailer that injured 11 people, a spokesperson says.

Transnet taking new strategy away from mines

2016-04-26 18:59

Transnet is working on a strategy to be less reliant on mines and diversify into oil and gas and fast-moving consumer goods, says CEO Siyabonga Gama.

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Metrorail says it's 'under siege' after latest train fire at Kraaifontein

Another train was set alight, in the early hours of this morning. In what Regional Metrorail Manager for the Western Cape, Richard Walker, is calling "a siege", another four carriages were destroyed by fire in Kraaifontein staging yard shortly after midnight. Watch.

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ANC denies it benefited from Prasa deal

2016-08-26 13:48

The ANC has rejected allegations that the party had been implicated in alleged bribery by a supplier of locomotives to Prasa.

Public Protector office clarifies Prasa probe order

2016-08-25 19:16

Prasa’s forensic investigation has not been stopped, but told to speed up, Public Protector spokesperson Oupa Segalwe has explained.

BREAKING: Peters tells Prasa to halt contracts probe

2016-08-24 11:35

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has instructed Prasa to stop its ongoing investigation into contracts worth billions of rands awarded during the tenure of Lucky Montana, Prasa's former CEO.

EXCLUSIVE: Zuma friend's R550m bonanza

2016-08-14 09:02

Mystery surrounds payments in excess of R550m to a known ANC benefactor and friend of President Jacob Zuma by a tender-rich IT security firm.

Prasa must account for 'barbaric' railway killings - union

2016-07-28 21:16

Prasa must be held accountable for the “senseless and barbaric” killings of train and security personnel, trade union Untu has said.

'Piet won't die in vain,' Prasa vows at slain train driver's memorial

2016-07-14 16:18

Prasa has vowed to "take our station back" after hundreds of mourners turned out for a memorial service at Netreg Station for slain train driver Piet Botha in Cape Town.

Guptas deny trying to capture R51bn Prasa tender

2016-06-19 09:30

The Guptas have denied it attempted to capture the R51bn Prasa tender on behalf of a bidder in 2012, as alleged in a letter written by former CEO Lucky Montana.

New train system to alleviate scheduling delays – minister

2016-05-24 19:50

The introduction of Prasa’s new trains will alleviate scheduling and infrastructure problems, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters says.

Transport minister slams torching of Metrorail trains

2016-04-17 16:01

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has condemned recent arson attacks on Metrorail trains in the Western Cape.

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WATCH: Homeless man beaten, dragged by Cape Town security

WATCH: Video shows a homeless man being forcibly removed by a group of Cape Town security guards.

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