Sanral offices: possible anthrax scare?

2014-01-21 18:08

Sanral's offices have been evacuated and staff decontaminated after a suspicious white substances was found on the premises.

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.

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.

'We're not listening, Sanral'

2013-08-05 11:17

Wheels24 reader JAMES SMYTHE says Sanral's latest claim - "only R100 for most" - is "merely a last-ditch attempt to charm us into buying e-tags". Reckon he's right?

Outa: e-tolls case has strong grounds

2013-01-25 15:53

The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance has welcomed a ruling granting it leave to appeal against a previous judgment approving e-tolls on Gauteng's freeways.

Reader: E-toll bribes?

2012-10-30 11:51

Hans van Breukelen believes that Sanral received special kickbacks (read - bribes) for implementing the e-toll project.

ConCourt rules: E-tolls back on?

2012-09-20 11:18

The Constitutional Court on Thursday set aside an interim order that put Gauteng's e-tolls on hold.

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.

Treasury mum on e-toll debt options

2012-05-11 16:28

The Treasury has declined to comment on reports that SA is looking at options to retire a R20bn debt incurred by Sanral to upgrade highways around Gauteng.

Gordhan: SA will manage impact

2012-05-11 13:10

SA is looking at options to retire a multi-billion rand debt incurred by the state road agency for highway upgrades, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Mixed reaction to Alli's resignation

2012-05-08 16:36

The resignation of SA National Roads Agency Limited CEO Nazir Alli has evoked mixed reaction.

DA: Sanral must disclose toll contracts

2012-05-06 11:56

Sanral must disclose the names of all 33 sub-contractors involved in the collection of e-tolls on Gauteng highways, says the DA.

Report: E-tag money deducted

2012-04-27 10:52

Money has been dedcuted from the bank account of a Pretoria woman before the implementation of the e-tolling system, according to a report.

Sanral: No need to re-register

2012-04-12 16:46

The SA National Roads Agency says motorists who have already registered for Gauteng's e-tolling system would not have to do so again.

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.

Gordhan takes swipe at rating agencies

2012-03-01 17:38

Rating agencies use the debt crisis to tar everyone with the same brush and do not credit SA enough for its economic management, says the finance minister.

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.

Ndebele cans e-tolling launch

2011-11-06 12:57

A scheduled programme to promote the controversial tolling project was cancelled after the transport minister intervened, according to City Press.

Ndebele orders halt to toll road projects

2011-10-23 15:43

Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele has instructed Sanral to stop all road project processes related to the tolling of national roads.

Sanral names Western Cape toll bidder

2011-10-11 12:49

Sanral has named its preferred bidder for the Winelands highway toll project, despite a legal challenge by Cape Town city over the project.

Cape Town denies toll claims

2011-08-18 20:26

The City of Cape Town says it didn't fail to respond to government's decision to convert highways into toll roads.

Cosatu threatens strike over tolls

2011-02-18 11:44

Marches, demonstrations and a strike are planned to show its opposition to Gauteng's tolled freeways, says Cosatu.

Gauteng road toll tariffs announced

2011-02-04 20:50

The roads authority has unveiled how much motorists will pay to use Gauteng highways.

New N2 highway fast-tracked

2011-01-16 10:39

Construction may start soon on a new road that will shorten the distance between East London and Durban.


E-tolls will cause deaths - ambulance body

2014-01-16 11:58

A private emergency services association has warned of dire consequences after Sanral ignored its request to exempt private ambulance services from e-tolls.

Sanral 'good guy' for safer Hex

2013-09-04 17:00

Sanral - more usually embroiled in toll-roads controversy - has partnered with Fleetwatch magazine’s 'Brake and Tyre Watch' to cut crashes on the N1's Hex River Pass.

Sanral 'guilty of mismanagement'

2013-08-08 07:08

Wheels24 reader NORMAN CUMMINS believes that Sanral is guilty of mismanaging state funds.

DA calls for referendum on e-tolls

2013-03-05 15:50

The DA is demanding that a referendum be conducted in Gauteng to offer voters a choice on whether they accept or reject the e-toll system.

Outa argues judge 'erred' on e-tolls

2013-01-25 12:26

A section of the Sanral Act has been misinterpreted during the ruling to allow electronic tolling to proceed, says the Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance.

Reader: What's wrong with SANRAL?

2012-10-29 12:28

Reader DAN GOVENDER asks how the government can expect to charge taxpayers for roads that are poorly maintained.

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.

Transport: Sanral board recruits CEO

2012-05-11 13:17

A report that a friend of Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele is in line for the position of CEO of the SA National Roads Agency was denied.

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.

Finance DG: Sanral can manage six months

2012-05-08 16:01

The embattled SA National Roads Agency can scrape by for the next six months in the absence of Gauteng freeway toll revenue, MPs heard.

Sanral respects e-toll judgment

2012-05-02 13:32

Sanral is still studying a ruling by the high court in Pretoria which brought the Gauteng e-tolling project to a halt.

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.

Punishment for toll violations ‘inhumane’

2012-03-18 13:21

The envisaged legislative amendments to enforce toll payments hark back to apartheid era pass laws, says Professor Marinus Wiechers.

Cosatu awaits ‘uncensored’ documents

2012-03-14 17:44

Cosatu is still waiting for uncensored e-toll project documents from the SA National Roads Agency.

E-tag holders to gain from toll discounts

2012-02-23 11:24

Fee reductions on Gauteng's tolled highways will apply to drivers with e-tags, says cabinet spokesperson Jimmy Manyi.

Sanral denies e-toll roadblocks

2012-01-27 15:38

The SA National Roads Agency says there's no truth to reports on social media that its staff are stopping people and forcing them to register for e-tolls.

AA welcomes toll road halt

2011-10-24 19:40

The AA joined other bodies in welcoming the decision by the transport minister to halt tolling of roads pending further talks.

Sanral to create contest to fund road

2011-10-13 11:22

The SA National Roads Agency says it is designing a competition to raise an estimated R10bn to finance the Winelands toll road.

Cape Town goes to court over toll road

2011-10-10 12:31

The City of Cape Town has applied to the high court for a declaration on whether a dispute exists with Sanral on a proposed toll road.

Tolls should not bite commuters: Ndebele

2011-02-22 13:48

In an apparent softening of his tone towards criticism of Gauteng freeway tolls, Transport Minister Sbu Ndebele says the tariffs should not bankrupt users.

Outcry grows over Gauteng toll fees

2011-02-08 08:40

The furore over the Gauteng toll road tariffs is mounting, with bus and taxi groups warning they will be “killed off” if they are not exempted from paying.

'Gauteng toll rates spell doom for motorists'

2011-02-04 16:53

The AA says that Sanral's rate of 40 cents a kilometre for the new toll roads in Gauteng has horrific implications for motorists.

No neck massage for Sanral staff

2010-10-18 14:43

SA National Roads Agency employees are entitled to wellness benefits but massages may be carrying things a bit far, says Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele.

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