ARTICLES RELATING TO TRAFFIC

Reason for AARTO? More than 6-million traffic infringements in Tshwane, Joburg

2017-03-24 11:23

'South Africa has been singled out as one of the countries with the highest number of road crashes and fatalities in the world,' says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters.

AARTO: Rehabilitation school for SA road traffic offenders?

2017-03-23 14:16

Road rules offenders found guilty by a court of law will have to complete a mandatory rehabilitation programme under the new proposed demerit system, Parliament has heard.

Cape Town traffic woes: City suggests flexi-hours for workers

2017-03-22 14:19

The City of Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee will meet to discuss the city's congestion issues. The city suggests 'flexi-hours' for motorists to alleviate traffic. Will this work?

WATCH: This dancing SA traffic cop will make your day!

2017-03-14 09:32

A South African female traffic officer has put a smile on our faces and many other motorists following a video of her dancing while directing traffic went viral.

'Uber is killing us' - protesting metered taxi driver

2017-03-10 10:01

'Uber is killing us,' metered taxi driver Abner Mashikinoya has said, after drivers went on strike, causing traffic chaos near OR Tambo airport in Ekurhuleni.

We had permission to drive trucks into Pretoria CBD - Coal Forum

2017-03-01 12:10

The Coal Transporters Forum has denied 'strongarming' its way into staging a protest in central Pretoria.

Truckers 'driving slowly' into Pretoria - Coal Forum

2017-03-01 09:41

Coal truckers are "driving slowly" into Pretoria in protest against Eskom's agreements with independent power producers and the implementation of renewable energy projects.

#Truckstrike: Stuck in Gauteng chaos? Top 10 tips for beating traffic jams

2017-03-01 08:07

Protesting truck drivers are blocking the freeways heading into Pretoria. Here are top tips for beating traffic chaos.

Worst traffic in SA: 6 heavily congested cities

2017-02-22 11:07

Which time of the day is best to travel in Cape Town? How long is the average traffic delay in Pretoria? We list traffic information you need to know in 6 heavily-congested SA cities.

Traffic woes: And the most congested city in the world is...

2017-02-21 09:19

South Africa ranks seventh in the world for congestion with motorists spending an average of 38 hours in traffic.We look at some of South Africa's most congested cities.

 

Driver demerit system, tracking offenders... Transport Dept speaks on AARTO

2017-03-23 17:33

Tracking habitual road traffic law infringers, points demerit system... Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters, speaks on AARTO and its roll-out in South Africa.

Want a personalised number plate in SA? Here's what you need to know

2017-03-23 07:41

Whether it's 'CATCH ME - GP' or 'SXYBEAST - EC', we've all thought about owning a personalised number plate in SA. Here's what you need to know...

JMPD traffic cop dispute - why you should use a dashcam

2017-03-22 09:23

Gauteng resident Dewald Luce was allegedly accused of completing a full stop at an intersection by a JMPD official. When Luce told the traffic cop he was using a dash-cam, the officer backed off...

Protesters barricade roads in Riverlea

2017-03-13 10:05

Protesters have barricaded roads in Riverlea, Johannesburg with burning tyres and rocks, according to Johannesburg Metro Police.

New walk-in licence centre eases stress of vehicle registration

2017-03-09 14:49

The City of Cape Town’s walk-in Motor Vehicle Registration centre is a good example of bringing "services closer to its residents".

Worst traffic in SA: We compare Joburg, Cape Town and Durban

2017-03-01 10:10

Which time of the day is best to travel in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban? Watch these timelapse videos of traffic in three of SA's heavily congested cities.

Motorists irate at truck blockade into Pretoria

2017-03-01 09:12

Meetings will be missed and thousands will be late for work, but not all motorists are balling their fists at the truck driver blockade that brought has Pretoria to a standstill.

Truck blockade of Pretoria routes 'illegal' - metro police

2017-03-01 07:55

Tshwane Metro Police have deployed officers in a bid to re-open the major routes 'illegally' blockaded by protesting truckers in Pretoria on Wednesday morning, authorities have said.

Worst traffic in SA? Joburg no longer tops in congestion

2017-02-21 10:47

Johannesburg has seen a significant improvement in traffic congestion, reports TomTom in its 2017 Traffic Index. The report reveals the worst traffic in South Africa...

Road closures in Durban for SANDF Armed Forces Day

2017-02-17 12:30

Durban residents can expect traffic delays and road closures next week when the city hosts the South African National Defence Force’s Armed Forces Day.

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