Molefe must be axed - Satawu

2015-05-28 16:17

Popo Molefe, the chairperson of Prasa, should be dismissed with immediate effect by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters, Satawu says.

Bill allowing for Road Accident Fund replacement published

2015-05-05 20:08

A new bill that provides for the replacement of the Road Accident Fund (RAF) with a new agency has been published for comment.

Unroadworthy vehicles a 'huge problem' in SA

2015-04-17 13:06

The presence of unroadworthy vehicles and unlicensed drivers, as well as the failure of the traffic police are the main culprits of road carnage, writes Wheels24 reader DAVE THOMPSON.

DA to minister: 'Road-safety strategy insane'

2015-04-15 08:46

Transport minister Dipuo Peters should do more to stop the appalling number of road fatalities in South Africa, writes Manny de Freitas, Democratic Alliance, shadow minister of transport. Read his open letter...

Transport minister probing Chabane crash

2015-03-15 18:43

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is investigating the cause of the crash in which Public Service Minister Collins Chabane was killed, her office has said.

Fuel levy likely to more than cover RAF claim costs

2015-03-03 07:02

The government expects the hike in the fuel levy to cover the monthly claim costs of the embattled Road Accident Fund with a bit to spare, says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters.

Minister condemns Joburg taxi violence

2015-02-27 17:30

The transport ministry has condemned recent taxi violence in Johannesburg and Roodepoort which has claimed four lives.

Peters sends condolences to Mhere's family

2015-01-31 21:14

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has sent condolences to the family of television presenter Simbarashe "Simba" Mhere who died in a car crash in Johannesburg.

Festive season road death toll drops slightly

2015-01-09 14:46

Road fatalities declined by 0.6% in the past festive season to 1 368, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters says, expressing dissatisfaction with the high number of deaths.

Drive responsibly and save lives, Peters urges

2015-01-05 13:05

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has urged motorists to ensure they use the country's roads responsibly and save lives.


New SA road rules: 20km/h speed cuts

2015-05-14 07:08

Reducing speed limits and 'drivers to be re-evaluated when renewing licences' are just two of the latest draft regulations intended to curb road deaths in SA.

Joburg train crash: Transport minister wants answers

2015-04-28 12:35

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has called for answers into the cause of the train crash in Johannesburg that killed a woman Metrorail employee.

Rush-hour truck restrictions on way for SA

2015-04-15 15:45

In a move likely to hearten drivers and anger freight companies, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said her department is proposing restrictions for goods vehicles on public roads. The SA Road and Freight Association responds...

Random driver test plan horrifying

2015-04-09 18:12

Justice Project SA has described discussions within government to introduce a system where metro police officers could randomly stop motorists and retest their driving as nonsensical.

National toll road tariffs rise by 6%

2015-03-03 08:59

Toll tariffs on national roads will increase by 6.017%, the SA National Roads Agency Limited says.

National toll road tariffs rise by 6%

2015-03-02 21:30

Toll tariffs on national roads will increase by 6.017%, the SA National Roads Agency Limited says.

7 things to do after a freeway breakdown

2015-02-17 11:04

Renewed calls have been made for drivers to refrain from taking chances on the highways as road deaths continue to increase.

Selebi 'a gallant, fearless freedom fighter'

2015-01-31 11:07

Former police commissioner Jackie Selebi was instrumental in mobilising the youth in the fight against apartheid, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has said at his funeral in Pretoria.

E-tolls 'systematically collapsing' - MP

2015-01-06 16:10

Freedom Front Plus MP Anton Alberts says it is clear from the fact that nearly 100 000 motorists have de-registered from the e-tolls system that is collapsing.

SA roads remain deadly over festive peak

2015-01-05 11:37

About 38 people per day died on South Africa's roads during December, with KwaZulu-Natal recording the highest number of deaths in the country.

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