Proudly SA: Joburg man directs rush hour traffic

Just when you're ready to give up on fellow road-users in SA, a video of a man easing traffic woes by directing cars in Sandton has surfaced.

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8 things you should know when dealing with roadblocks in SA

2016-04-19 12:26

Can an officer search your car at a roadblock? Do you have the right to film the police? We answer these and more questions regarding roadblocks in SA. Do you know your rights?

Traffic delayed on N1 in Joburg after tree falls

2016-03-15 07:02

A fallen tree in the region of Maraisburg, Johannesburg has caused delays in traffic on the N1 southbound.

WATCH: Here's how road crime is being tackled in Cape Town

The City of Cape Town's Alderman, JP Smith, reveals a new organisation for keeping road users and pedestrians safe - the Transport Enforcement unit.

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Americans drive 5 trillion kilometres in 2015, a new record

2016-02-23 09:06

The US government reports that motorists hit a new record in 2015 - driving 5 trillion kilometres.

Hate potholes? Try driving on the world's 'worst road'

2016-02-19 08:56

Potholes and other rough road surfaces are a huge problem for drivers globally. Ford has created a diabolical 1.9km road that replicates the world's worst surfaces. Check out this infographic.

No funds for Tamboville ‘death bend’

2016-02-09 12:19

After three years of being on the waiting list for speed humps, Tamboville residents will have to wait further for funds to become available before their “death bend” problem is dealt with.

Licensing dept ‘needs jacking up’

2016-02-01 11:14

Untrained staff and lack of management at the Motor Licensing Department resulted in an internal audit deeming the department only “partially adequate”.

SA car licence renewal confusion: 5 questions answered

2016-01-28 15:35

SA is facing a huge backlog of drivers attempting to renew expired vehicle licences. To help cut through the confusion here our top questions about car licence discs answered.

Traffic blitz: Capetonians can expect daily roadblocks

2016-01-26 09:43

Capetonians can expect more roadblocks with the launch of a dedicated unit aimed at stopping drunk drivers, car thieves and illegal street racing.


Traffic strike over as Satawu, Teti ink wage deal

2016-05-23 10:23

The SA Transport and Allied Workers’ Union says the strike at traffic incidents management company Teti Traffic is over and workers will be reporting for work today.

Traffic offenders face stiff justice

2016-04-19 10:36

KwaZulu-Natal will see intensified law enforcement on the roads over the next three months.

4 dead after shooting near Cape train station

2016-03-14 09:00

Four people have died in Kuils River, Cape Town after a reported shooting and two subsequent incidents took place at a petrol station, near the train station, police say.

SA car licence chaos 'needs urgent attention' - AA

2016-03-03 12:53

'All efforts by the Department of Transport needs to be intensified to unblock this problem,' says the Automobile Association as South Africa faces a huge vehicle-licensing backlog.

Jozi drivers to brace for M1 traffic chaos: Here's all you need to know

2016-02-19 09:46

'Expect lane restrictions and closures,' reports the Johannesburg Roads Agency as it begins its huge R210-million M1 bridge project. Here's where traffic will hit hardest as well as alternate routes.

R487million N1 upgrade: Here's how your money will be spent

2016-02-15 15:37

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works will spend R487-million to ease congestion along the N1 in Cape Town.

What's your biggest car-licence gripe? 35 000 users respond

2016-02-09 08:33

Major changes to South Africa's vehicle and driver licensing has caused a huge backlog as administrations in SA battle to cope. Wheels24 users share their frustrations...

PICS: Bus strike blockade causes Durban gridlock

2016-02-01 09:30

An early-morning bus blockade in Durban has caused major gridlock in many of the city’s main roadways, officials say.

Traffic dept suspect ends run

2016-01-26 11:32

The gunman who allegedly shot traffic boss Pumla Dlamini has handed himself to police after being on the run for almost two weeks.

Senior traffic cop shot dead

2016-01-15 13:00

Police have launched a city-wide manhunt for a municipal worker who is suspected of shooting a high-ranking municipal traffic police manager at the Washington Road traffic department in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday.

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