E-tolls failed, Outa tells public hearings

2014-09-02 10:50

E-tolling Gauteng's highways has already failed and the system falls short of its intentions, says the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance.

Numsa's KZN branch won't join Cosatu protest

2013-11-10 17:35

Numsa says its supporters in KZN will not take part in Cosatu's planned national mass action against e-tolling.

Sanral: Beat the rush for e-tags

2013-10-08 14:13

Gauteng drivers should register for e-tags to avoid the rush when e-tolling begins, said the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral). CEO Nazir Ali reports that 600 000 e-toll tags were in circulation.

300 cars in Jozi e-toll protest

2013-05-31 13:04

Cosatu reports that 300 cars took part in its "drive slow" e-tolling protest on Johannesburg freeways.

Catholics denounce... e-tolling

2013-05-21 13:31

Catholics have weighed in against Gauteng road-tolling and earned the gratitude of anti-tolls organisation Outa - but should the church be involved at all?


e-tolls to go ahead

2012-12-13 13:08

Watch as Judge Louis Vorster rules that e-tolling will go ahead as planned.

0 comments1600 Views

Police keep an eye on e-tolls protest

2012-12-06 07:06

There is high police visibility in Katlehong in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg, ahead of a "drive-slow" protest against e-tolling.

Cosatu: Positive feedback, or else

2012-11-30 16:58

Cosatu has threatened to remove toll gantries "nicely", occupy Gauteng streets, and block freewaysif it does not receive positive feedback on memorandums.


Three high profile cases were heard in the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday. Watch.

1 comments2851 Views

Cosatu calls for e-toll protest

2012-11-15 09:10

Cosatu has called for a day of civil disobedience in November 2012 to protest against the e-tolling of Gauteng's highways. Will you take part in a "highway slowdown"?

Reader: No credit for e-tolling

2012-11-05 14:27

Reader Mpapadi Monyela believes that since e-tolls will negatively affect the poor and that drivers should be assessed as to wether they are able to pay tolls.

Final talks on tolls kick off

2012-09-25 16:10

Government has started a final round of talks on the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project, with the first meeting with the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance.

Govt challenges e-toll ruling in ConCourt

2012-05-23 15:59

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has made an unusual appeal to the Constitutional Court in a bid to set aside the high court order halting e-tolling.

Sanral will not appeal court decision

2012-05-15 12:05

Sanral will not appeal against the temporary court order halting e-tolling.

ACDP welcomes e-tolls postponement

2012-04-27 13:28

The one-month postponement of the implementation of the Gauteng e-tolling system was welcomed by the African Christian Democratic Party.


In one week e-tolling is set to be launched in Gauteng. A range of organisations are making last-minute efforts to get the system scrapped. Watch to find out the latest.

7 comments6463 Views

Sanral considering releasing documents

2012-03-15 16:01

The Sanral board says it is still going through e-toll documents which were given to Cosatu with some pages blacked-out.

Num backs Cosatu strike

2012-02-27 16:47

The National Union of Mineworkers has urged its members to join Cosatu's protest action against Gauteng e-tolling and labour brokers next week.


Sanral insists e-tag figures right

2013-12-13 06:35

Sanral has rejected claims by the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) that it was fabricating e-tag sales figures.

E-tolls: 'We're being screwed'

2013-10-14 10:47

‘I think the country should close shop the day e-tolls come online.’ Wheels24 reader OLIVER PLATELLI believes e-tolling is 'the ANC looking after its own'.

'Slow' protest on Jozi freeways

2013-06-25 10:24

About 200 cars were in a drive-slow motorcade on Johannesburg's highways on Monday (June 24) in a protest against e-tolling.

Outa: 'Suspend e-tolling'

2013-05-31 10:33

Government must suspend e-tolling if it wants to support economic growth, said the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance.

Outa steps up e-toll fight

2013-01-07 19:19

The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance says it will appeal a court ruling that thwarted its bid to scrap the electronic tolling of Gauteng's freeways.


Protesters clashed with police during the e-toll Drive Slow in Johannesburg. Watch.

7 comments2578 Views

Cosatu will take to the highways in cars on Thursday to protest against e-tolling in Gauteng. Watch.

5 comments7599 Views

Duvenhage: Outa's challenge excellent

2012-11-29 17:53

The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance had put up an excellent court challenge to Gauteng's tolling plans, its spokesperson Wayne Duvenage says.

E-tolls must be set aside, court hears

2012-11-26 16:57

The e-tolling of Gauteng's highways must be set aside because insufficient public consultation has taken place, the High Court has heard.

Reader: E-tolls missing the point

2012-11-15 09:02

Reader Marnus van Staden says that the real problem behind e-tolling is that "infrastructure is a basic service provided by government to the people in order to support the economy".

Reader: The poor will suffer

2012-11-02 10:12

Reader Alex Blaeser believes that Gauteng e-tolling will cripple drivers and that the "poor will suffer" in the province.

Cabinet will consider toll alternatives

2012-06-21 16:10

Cabinet will consider proposed alternatives to e-tolling, say government and the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance.

Options sought on e-tolling

2012-05-21 16:38

The ANC will consider any suggestions on how the Gauteng e-tolls saga can be resolved in a way that the country can still meet its debt obligations.

E-tag refund to cost R25m

2012-05-11 09:40

E-tag refunds could cost the SA National Roads Agency R25m, reports The Star.

ETC agreement needs to be cancelled

2012-04-27 10:50

Government needs to cancel the toll collection contract with the Electronic Toll Collection Consortium, says the Democratic Alliance.

Sanral: E-toll registrations pick up

2012-04-18 15:14

More motorists have taken up e-tags ahead of the April 30 start to tolling in Gauteng, says the SA National Roads Agency.

Vavi: Cosatu march not about Mangaung

2012-03-04 11:11

Cosatu's planned march for Wednesday is not about campaigning for the ANC's elective conference in Mangaung, says the union's general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.

Deloitte to probe e-toll roadbloacks

2012-02-19 11:19

Audit firm Deloitte and Touche has been commissioned to conduct an independent forensic investigation into claims that Sanral held roadblocks for e-tolling.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Games on Sale!

Save up to 60% on selected games. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.