Montana agrees not to speak but is 'deeply hurt'

2015-07-17 15:14

Axed Prasa CEO Lucky Montana has conceded to government's wishes that he holds off on speaking to the media, but says he is "deeply hurt" by his removal.

Truck ban will hurt consumers - chamber

2015-07-16 12:47

Consumers will bear the brunt if the Department of Transport passes a law banning heavy trucks from roads during certain hours, warns a business chamber.

Transport department to probe East London plane crash

2015-07-08 20:38

The plane crash at the East London Airport, in which five people were injured, will be thoroughly investigated, the transport department says.

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.


Transport minister informed of Montana's removal

2015-07-16 18:13

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has been informed of the Prasa board's decision to remove CEO Lucky Montana from his position before his notice period ended, her department says.

Gauteng municipalities owe more than R2m in unpaid e-toll bills

2015-07-15 16:35

Six Gauteng municipalities, including Tshwane and Ekurhuleni, owe Sanral more than R2.3m in unpaid e-toll bills, the DA says.

Caustic political reaction to R600m train tender

2015-07-05 16:05

The DA and the EFF had caustic reactions to reports that Prasa imported brand new locomotives worth R600m despite explicit warnings that the trains are not suited for local rail lines.

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.

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