‘Accident waiting to happen’

2015-11-17 11:30

Do we wait for something serious to happen before we sit up and do something about it?.

Stuck in Jozi chaos? Top 10 tips for beating traffic jams

2015-10-15 09:34

The M1 bridge collapse has caused chaos on Johannesburg's roads. Read our guide on beating traffic jams in SA.

Vavi in court for speeding

2015-10-05 14:04

Former Cosatu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has appeared in the Edenvale Magistrate’s Court after being caught speeding.

Congested Sandton: EcoMobility to Migrate users to public transport – 30% target

2015-09-30 17:40

October has been set aside to migrate Sandton motorists to public transport, with the city hoping to get 30% of drivers make the switch.

Do you pay e-tolls? More than 15 000 say 'it's a scam'

2015-09-18 08:10

'Let's fight Sanral', 'paying is the right thing to do'... are some user responses to the question 'do you pay e-toll bills'?

SA traffic video reveals driver-metro 'animosity'

2015-09-03 15:10

The viral traffic video 'demonstrates the unnecessary animosity that exists between road users and the Metro Police,' says Justice Project South Africa.

Find out where drivers spend 42hrs yearly in traffic

2015-08-26 11:22

Being stuck in traffic affects millions of road users globally. Find out which country could see you spending the equivalent of two days in traffic a year!

Cold, rainy weekend ahead

2015-07-24 08:23

The South African Weather Service has said to expect cold conditions throughout the country, with rainfall expected over most provinces.

Truck crash causes traffic nightmare on Cape Town highway

2015-07-17 14:36

A truck crash on the N2 highway leaving Cape Town's CBD has caused a major traffic back-up.

Sanral on Cape tolls: 'City exaggerating'

2015-06-01 13:47

'The City of Cape Town is exaggerating the effect of toll roads on road users,' asserts Sanral's Vusi Mona. It's just 'delaying tactics'...

WATCH: Gauteng cop shoves motorist during roadside altercation

Video footage has been uploaded to Facebook by an irate motorist who was shoved by a Gauteng Traffic Police officer.

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Crash affects PMB traffic

2015-10-13 10:00

Traffic in the Pietermaritzburg city centre came to a standstill for almost two hours on Monday morning after a bus and taxi collided at the corner of Berg and Boshoff streets.

Msunduzi Municipalilty to prioritise traffic calming measures

2015-10-05 11:29

A quarter of a million rand has been set aside for speed humps, road signs and other measures to reduce traffic chaos in the city.

Motorists furious about Sandton carmageddon dry run

2015-09-29 14:55

Motorists heading into the Sandton CBD on Tuesday morning expressed their anger on social media about road closures and backed-up traffic during a dry run for the looming EcoMobility World Festival.

SA red-light skippers: SARF to declare war

2015-09-11 09:13

The South African Road Federation (SARF) wants law enforcement to declare war on the practice of 'shooting red traffic lights' on our roads.

New routes plan round Ladysmith

2015-08-31 09:56

NEW and easy accessible routes will be explored in Ladysmith by the South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) following a severe increase in traffic along the N11.


2015-08-11 07:51

Mandi Smallhorne is looking for somewhere safe to walk, much like in Gangnam, Seoul, or Vienna.

Traffic needs more staff

2015-07-23 11:16

THE Msunduzi mayor has revealed it will take almost three years before the city’s traffic department’s capacity can adequately police the number of roads users in the city.

12 879 vehicles screened at weekend roadblocks in Western Cape

2015-06-15 13:17

Traffic services in the Western Cape have screened 12 879 vehicles in a road safety campaign at the weekend, the provincial Department of Transport and Public Works says.

Protesters block traffic in Diepkloof

2015-05-04 06:32

Protesters on Chris Hani Road near the N12 in Diepkloof have been obstructing traffic getting out of Soweto, Johannesburg metro police say.

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