Their stories stopped e-tolling

2012-04-28 18:07

The plumber: Wayne Osrin, who runs a small plumbing business, says paying a toll would force him to fire one of his employees.

The receptionist: Tshidi Leatse, a receptionist, will have to travel on toll roads from her Boksburg home to work every morning.She would pay about R500 in tolls every month, leaving her with just R500 to save or use for unexpected expenses.

The salesman: Dennis Tabakin, a pensioner, works as a travelling salesman to look after his wife, who has Alzheimer’s, and their son.

The cashier: Hilda Maphoroma is a cashier at Spar. She and her husband, a policeman, have no choice but to travel on the toll roads.

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