We look at today's newspaper front pages; they focus on an attacked ex-Bok, wildfires in the Western Cape, an escaped serial rapist in Gauteng and e-tolls one-year birthday. Watch.

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End of e-toll debacle is nigh - Outa

2014-12-01 07:40

No matter what the review report says, e-tolls cannot continue as a method to finance the Gauteng roads upgrade, says civil action group Outa.

Makhura receives e-tolls report

2014-11-30 13:12

The advisory panel which assessed the economic impact of e-tolls in Gauteng has handed over its report to premier David Makhura.

E-toll drive-slow gets moving

2014-10-18 13:07

A convoy, led by Cosatu members, have started making their way from Johannesburg to the SA National Roads Agency Limited offices in Pretoria in protest against the e-toll system.

Mashatile: ANC Gauteng view on e-tolls to be public

2014-10-04 18:00

A resolution of the ANC Gauteng provincial conference regarding e-tolls will be divulged, Chairperson Paul Mashatile says.

Public input on effects of e-tolls begins

2014-08-27 05:39

Public consultations on the socio-economic impact of the e-tolls will begin on Wednesday.

E-tolling: Is the ship sinking?

2014-07-31 21:02

After learning the news of Sanral chairperson Tembakazi Mnyaka resigning, a Fin24 user expresses his belief that all is not well within the 'e-tolling empire'.

Daylight robbery for UK road users?

2014-06-02 07:21

The UK transport department has slapped road users in London with a 17% increase on road congestion charges.

Sanral raises R550m in bond auction

2014-05-22 13:50

The SA National Roads Agency says it has been "overwhelmed by strong support" for a R500-million bond auction.

E-tolls, Zuma not cause of ANC's decline - ANCYL

2014-05-15 20:44

The ANC Youth League says e-tolls and President Jacob Zuma are not the reason for the ANC's reduced support in Gauteng in the elections.

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

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

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

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

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

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.


In today's news headlines: A South African family has been killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan, President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla builder has been arrested and Outa believes the upcoming e-toll review report will show the system is unworkable. Watch.

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SA must wait for e-tolls review findings

2014-11-30 14:51

Gauteng premier David Makhura says he doesn't want to make any rash announcements on the e-tolls review report.

Outa slams Peters’ e-toll comments

2014-11-05 09:45

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters’ threat to withdraw from a review panel is “sabre-rattling", says the organisation.

Zuma not angry about e-tolls - ANC

2014-10-06 16:09

President Jacob Zuma has dismissed media reports that he is angry about the Gauteng ANC's position on electronic tolling in the province.

ANC should not ignore citizens - Ramaphosa

2014-10-03 16:32

Complaints by the general public should never be ignored by government officials, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

E-tolls: Now public gets a chance

2014-08-25 23:18

Gauteng is going to hear how e-tolls hit the motorist in the pocket as it begins its public consultations.

Sanral blue lights OK - road agency

2014-07-23 05:56

It is not illegal for Sanral traffic control vehicles, which are assisting on the Gauteng highways, to have blue lights, the road agency says.

Daylight robbery for UK road users?

2014-05-31 10:35

The UK transport department has slapped road users in London with a 17% increase on road congestion charges. It's reminiscent of the ongoing e-toll saga in Gauteng.

Sanral raises R550m in bond auction

2014-05-22 08:30

The SA National Roads Agency says it has been "overwhelmed by strong support" for a R500-million bond auction.

Over 46 000 taxis registered for e-tolls

2014-04-28 13:24

More than 46 000 taxis have registered for e-tolling in Gauteng, the SA National Roads Agency Limited says.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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