Why minister axed Acsa board members

2017-02-21 19:26

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters dismissed four board members of the Airports Company SA in order to strengthened it with people with the necessary skills, says her spokesperson.

Minister allegedly shields Acsa CEO from suspension

2017-02-13 18:10

Four board members of the Airports Company of South Africa could face the axe after Transport Minister Dipuo Peters allegedly issued notices of intent to dismiss them.

'How will this fit in school hours?': Readers respond to learner drivers

2017-01-23 09:10

'I am horrified by this!', 'I think its a great initiative', 'How will they fit this into school hours?'... Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on children learning to drive at school.

A mother is staring at a picture of a child who won't return - minister on road deaths

2017-01-10 16:05

Beyond the festive season's road deaths statistics are the stories of families whose loved ones will never return home.

Drunk driving could soon be as serious as rape, murder - minister

2017-01-10 14:09

The transport ministry is looking to reclassify drunk driving, to make it as serious a crime as rape, murder or attempted murder.

Festive season road fatality stats to be released

2017-01-10 05:38

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is expected to release the 2016/17 festive season road crash and fatality figures.

SA festive roads prove deadlier than ever

2016-12-20 21:26

The number of people who have died on the country's roads since the start of December is already higher than last year.

'Minister of Transport regurgitating old threats' - JPSA

2016-11-25 06:50

JPSA says "professionalism and addressing the real underlying problems" is the approach the Minister of Transport and law enforcers should adopt.

K53 manual revamp: 'It's long overdue'

2016-11-22 07:30

The K53 manual for driver’s and learner’s licence tests is getting an overhaul, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has said.

Crucial time for new Sanral CEO - minister

2016-10-10 14:56

The appointment of the new CEO of Sanral comes at a time when it is implementing some major projects, says Minister of Transport Dipuo Peters.


#Ingozi: So the Transport dept launched a road safety TV show

2017-02-14 09:10

The department of Transport has launched a TV series to promote road safety, it's called 'Ingozi'. Will the new show curb carnage on SA's roads?

Minister apologises for delay in road accident payments

2017-02-03 18:13

Minister of Transport Dipuo Peters has apologised to those affected by delays in payment following the attachment of the Road Accident Fund's bank account.

Finally! SA children could learn how to drive at school again

2017-01-19 10:48

South African children will be able to learn to drive through a new road safety school project, according to the Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters. Is this a good idea?

1714 dead on SA's roads during festive season — 5% up from 2015

1 714 people perished on South African roads during the festive season

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1 714 deaths recorded on SA roads over the festive season

2017-01-10 11:32

More than 1 700 deaths were recorded on South African roads over the 2016/17 festive season, an increase of 5%, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has announced.

Vrrr pahs continue causing mayhem

2017-01-08 06:01

One would have thought that drivers of high-performance cars – or “vrrr phas”, as Transport Minister Dipuo Peters calls them – would behave on the roads this festive season.

Molefe defends pay for extra board meetings

2016-11-30 13:11

Passenger Rail Agency chairperson Popo Molefe has defended the remuneration he received for attending extra board meetings.

E-tolls to stay, state must act on civil disobedience - Peters

2016-11-22 09:01

Government needs to address the “civil disobedience and allow law enforcement agencies to play their part” regarding e-tolls, says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters.

Molefe pays back R680 000 for extra Prasa board meetings

2016-11-15 13:55

Prasa chairperson Popo Molefe has repaid R680 000 for extra board meetings that had not been approved by the Department of Transport.

Prasa owes suppliers R796m - minister

2016-09-28 19:18

Cash flow problems at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa have made it difficult for the parastatal to pay service providers on time.

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