Madonsela asked to probe Cape Town tender

2014-05-05 22:21

The Patriotic Alliance has asked Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to investigate alleged irregularities in the awarding of tenders to Filcon by the City of Cape Town.

Western Cape passenger deaths down

2013-12-30 14:47

The number of passengers killed in road accidents in the Western Cape has decreased by half compared to last year, transport MEC Robin Carlisle says.

DA rejects Fransman rent claims

2013-10-16 20:18

The DA has challenged ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman's claim that 98% of all properties the province's government was renting in Cape Town were privately owned.

Blood spilled in Cape taxi war

2013-08-05 20:24

Over 30 murder and attempted murder cases have been opened in a minibus-taxi power struggle in Cape Town, Western Cape Transport MEC Robin Carlisle says.

Western Cape: No to total booze ban

2013-05-06 11:23

Western Cape transport MEC Robin Carlisle is against a proposed national measure to impose a zero limit on drinking and driving, it was reported on Monday.

Golden Arrow buses' court bid fails

2013-04-26 16:01

An application to have the MyCiti bus service expansion halted in Cape Town, has been dismissed by the Western Cape High Court.

Driver's reduced sentence 'disappointing'

2013-03-22 17:07

The decision to reduce the charges and sentence of Western Cape taxi driver Jacob Humphreys is disappointing, the province's Transport MEC Robin Carlisle says.

Red flags over bus in horror crash

2013-03-18 10:48

The bus that crashed and killed 24 passengers in the Western Cape had several certification problems, according to a report.

W Cape vehicle licence fees set to rise

2013-02-18 16:12

Motorists in the Western Cape should brace for a proposed 5.3% increase in licence registration fees, pending public consultation, transport authorities say.

Cover-up suspected in head boy crash

2013-01-07 10:08

Western Cape transport MEC Robin Carlisle has criticised the "scandalous" investigation into the crash which killed a Cape Town head boy nearly a year ago, suggesting there could be a police cover-up.


Complaint against Carlisle over offensive email

2014-04-30 11:09

A community activist is expected to lodge a complaint against Western Cape transport MEC Robin Carlisle who allegedly called him an "asshole" in an e-mail, the Star reports.

Multi-million rand route opened in WCape

2013-10-29 19:50

Around R200m was spent on the construction of a new major road opened in the Western Cape, says transport MEC Robin Carlisle.

Western Cape appoints transport HOD

2013-08-15 18:14

A new department head has been appointed in the Western Cape's transport and public works section, MEC Robin Carlisle says.

Name, shame campaign hits speed bump

2013-06-13 22:28

A “name and shame” campaign for convicted drunk drivers in the Western Cape has been shut down by the department of justice, Transport MEC Robin Carlisle has claimed.

More guards for Western Cape trains

2013-05-03 10:08

Three hundred more guards will soon provide security on Metrorail trains in the Western Cape.

Golden Arrow loses court bid

2013-04-26 15:22

An application to have the MyCiti bus service expansion halted in Cape Town has been dismissed by the Western Cape High Court, the city says.

Bus operators had a valid licence

2013-03-19 14:28

A preliminary investigation into the bus that crashed on the Hex River Valley Pass on Friday – claiming the lives of 24 people - has shown that the company had a valid operating licence.

Major probe launched after bus crash

2013-03-15 22:11

A major investigation has been launched into the cause of a bus accident in the Western Cape where 24 people were killed, Transport MEC Robin Carlisle says.

MEC: White road hogs avoid prison

2013-01-30 09:27

The Western Cape transport MEC says that people serving time for road offences are mostly black and coloured and “if you want to kill someone on the roads, ensure that you are white”.

Grim start to festive season on Cape roads

2012-12-13 18:52

Road deaths in the Western Cape have increased in the first 10 days of December compared to the same period last year, Transport MEC Robin Carlisle says.

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