ARTICLES RELATING TO E-TOLLS

Gauteng drivers 'owe e-tolls R543-m'

2014-04-02 13:36

Gauteng drivers owe more than a half-billion rand in e-tolls since the system started in 2013, says transport minister Dipuo Peters. And R54-million has gone on "collection of debt".

E-toll case costs taxpayers R6m

2014-02-24 13:05

Court cases involving e-tolling on Gauteng highways have cost the taxpayer over R6-million in legal fees, according to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Meanwhile the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance calls Sanral's e-tag claims as hogwash...

TAG continues fight against e-tolls

2014-01-30 17:00

The Tollgate Action Group says it will push ahead with a court case to have Gauteng's e-tolls declared unconstitutional.

Sanral worried over 2nd evacuation

2014-01-25 10:00
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The evacuation of Sanral's central operations centre in Centurion, the second time in a few days, is worrying, says CEO Nazir Alli.

ETC: Substance was harmless

2014-01-24 19:02

The Electronic Toll Collection company says a white powder found in the mailbox at Sanral's headquarters in Centurion is not dangerous.

Powder found at Sanral not anthrax - CEO

2014-01-21 22:37
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Biological testing has proved that the white powder found at Sanral's operations centre in Pretoria was not anthrax, the Electronic Toll Collection says.

Sanral: 'Stupid for us to lie'

2014-01-10 12:12

"It would be downright stupid of us to lie about this," said Sanral CEO Nazir Alli in response to claims that the toll-road company told porkies about the number of e-tags issued.

eTolls: Is plate recognition enough?

2014-01-04 12:24

The billing farce overtaking Sanral e-tolling in Gauteng continues with a dead man getting a 'pay up' demand and another example of a cloned vehicle registration plate surfacing.

Prominent South Africans reject e-tolls on Twitter

2013-12-03 10:02
93 comments

Prominent South Africans have taken to social media to voice their opposition to the e-toll system that has gone live.

Renewed call to register for e-tolls

2013-12-01 18:03
206 comments

The transport minister has again urged motorists to register for e-tolls before the implementation of the system.

Avis to profit off e-tolling?

2013-11-29 09:52

Leading vehicle rental company Avis has kitted its South African fleet with e-toll tags but what looks like support for e-tolls is actually 'no choice', says its CEO.

E-tolls: You can still have a say!

2013-11-28 09:22

Gauteng road users will face the reality of more toll roads from December 3 but the fight to kill the unwanted system goes on. Want to do your bit? We make it easy for you to vote...

DA e-toll billboards destructive - ANC

2013-11-21 18:50
400 comments

The ANC in Gauteng says the DA's unveiling of billboards on e-tolls was a destructive campaign.

e-tolls add pinch to festive season holidays

2013-10-18 08:26

Motorists visiting Gauteng during the upcoming festive season are being advised to budget for more than just petrol and accommodation.

DA: e-toll courts 'alarming'

2013-10-15 07:10

The ANC government and Sanral are pushing for special courts to prosecute e-toll non-payers. The DA says it seems the ANC "is serious about emptying South Africans' pockets".

Outa, Sanral face-off in e-toll debate

2013-10-11 22:34
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Outa and Sanral have exchanged insults, sparked by a comment that Gauteng e-tolling would turn roads into death traps.

DA: 'Public misled on e-tolls'

2013-10-11 10:20

The ANC government is misleading the public about the cost of e-tolls, the opposition Democratic Alliance charged on Thursday.

Disappointed Outa to study e-toll judgment

2013-10-09 11:32

Outa chair Wayne Duvenage says he is disappointed at the outcome of the court challenge to e-tolls, but pleased that the court did not make any order for costs.

Readers respond: E-toll tags

2013-10-08 11:33

"Taxes are spent on crap", "It really beggars belief, Sanral is lying"... Wheels24 readers respond to Sanral chief executive Nazir Ali's claims that 83% of drivers would only pay R100 month for e-tolling.

Sanral: 'Drivers will get tagged'

2013-10-07 14:29

"The benefits far outweigh the tariffs" claims SA National Roads Agency (Sanral) chief executive Nazir Ali. He said 83% of drivers would only pay R100 month for e-tolling...

E-tolls issue bigger than government thinks

2013-10-07 12:17

Gauteng's billboards show how angry people have become, and that they are just plain fed-up with the government's arrogance, says a Fin24 user.

United against e-tolls

2013-10-04 12:32

Bikers Against Tolls is campaigning to encourage others to man up and support Outa, Cosatu and other anti-tolling groups' 'don't tag' call, says a Fin24 user.

Sanral: Tolls could kill your kids

2013-08-16 09:52

Sanral's proposed E-Tolls could send heavy traffic thundering through leafy suburbs to save money - and put your children and property in peril.

Sanral: 'Error in our prices'

2013-08-08 07:29

Sanral announced that e-tolling would cost 83.82% of users only R100 a month but now admits "an error has crept in". More like incompetence swept through?

 

Media pranks on April Fools' Day

2014-04-01 15:59

Several newspapers have published prank stories and advertisements for April Fools' Day, mocking government and recent controversial projects.

PTA taxi protesters make fun of Zuma

2014-02-03 12:52
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Hundreds of taxi operators have carried placards insulting President Jacob Zuma at a march against e-tolls in Pretoria.

Security sweep under way at Sanral offices after bomb threat

2014-01-26 17:54

A sweep of Sanral's operations centre in Samrand is under way after a bomb threat - the third one in the past week.

2 000 bikers gear up for e-toll protest

2014-01-24 22:38
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About 2 000 motorcyclists are set to protest against e-tolls in Johannesburg.

E-tolls not affected by evacuation - Sanral

2014-01-24 16:57

The SA National Roads Agency Limited system has not been affected by the evacuation of its operations centre in Centurion.

Sanral staff decontaminated after scare

2014-01-21 16:54
144 comments

About 20 Sanral staff members have been decontaminated and taken to hospital for further testing, after a suspicious white substance was found on the premises.

Feedback on e-tolls still streaming in

2014-01-05 18:12
155 comments

More Fin24 users have voiced their feelings about e-tolls, among them also those who say they are happy with the sytem.

E-tollers be warned, Cape roads are off limits

2013-12-04 13:10

Gautengers thinking of bringing their e-toll bells and whistles to the Cape for the festive season have another thing coming, says Anton Crone.

E-tolls registrations website down

2013-12-03 09:16
89 comments

As e-tolls go live in Gauteng, the website to register appears to be offline.

Avis to profit off e-tolling?

2013-11-30 05:00

Leading vehicle rental company Avis has kitted its South African fleet with e-toll tags but what looks like support for e-tolls is actually 'no choice', says its CEO.

Alternative e-toll routes touted

2013-11-29 05:00
83 comments

Gauteng has sought to assure motorists it will maintain roads that can serve as an alternative to tolled routes.

SA has strong relations with Malawi - Zuma

2013-11-22 22:36

President Jacob Zuma says in a written response to a parliamentary question, that South Africa continues to have good relations with Malawi.

DA unveils new e-toll billboard

2013-11-21 15:41
262 comments

The DA has unveiled a new billboard against e-tolls on the N3 highway in Germiston.

e-tolls to spike car rental prices

2013-10-15 07:57

If you're planning to rent a car for an end-of-year road trip, things are going to be a little bit more expensive - including a bigger deposit - following the passing of the e-tolls bill.

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'.

E-toll bills war: ANC vs. DA

2013-10-11 10:20

e-tolling is imminent but the fight's on-going: angry public, DA in full attack mode, ANC saying 'who cares!'. Well, the latter party does have a financial interest...

Sanral: 'Prove us wrong, DA'

2013-10-11 10:20

The transport department on Thursday refuted the Democratic Alliance's claim that Gauteng was being misled by the African National Congress about the likely size of e-toll bills.

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.

I pay for everything twice over

2013-10-08 10:44

A Fin24 user who already spends R400 a month on tolls in Pretoria voices her concerns over the Bakwena toll gates.

Thrifty's letter an insult - Gaut-vol

2013-10-07 12:46

The ANC-led government underestimates the intelligence of the Gauteng public at its peril, says a Fin24 user.

DA: E-toll billboards are ours

2013-10-07 07:44

The billboards erected along Johannesburg's highways next to e-toll gantries were commissioned by the Democratic Alliance, the party has said.

I can afford e-tolls

2013-10-03 07:16
199 comments

A Fin24 user explains how careful preparation and sound economic sense has paved the way for him to absorb the cost of e-tolls without tears.

Sanral tolls could kill your kids

2013-08-15 13:57

Sanral's proposed E-Tolls could send heavy traffic thundering through leafy suburbs to save money - and put your children and property in peril.

Sanral: E-tolls not that pricey

2013-08-05 11:14
107 comments

e-Tolling won’t cost you a fortune. In fact, tolls agency Sanral claims, 83% of you will only pay R100 a month.

 
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