‘Conflicted’ judge refuses to leave Prasa

2018-03-18 06:03

Unless the president shifts her appointment as judge to April 1, her continued stay at Prasa will be deemed to be in breach of the judicial code of conduct.

Parliament to probe Prasa

2018-03-06 18:51

Parastatal Prasa will be investigated by the portfolio committee on transport.

Axed Prasa workers say Montana told them to burn trains

2018-03-04 05:52

The former Prasa CEO has denied a union’s claim that he was trying to cover up corruption.

'Prasa is under siege' - acting CEO on latest Cape Town rail attack

2018-02-26 15:06

Prasa says it is under siege by thieves targeting underground and overhead rail cables as well as train tracks, following the shooting of a contractor.

Prasa drama deepens

2018-02-11 05:49

Controversy surrounds a multimillion-rand deal signed by the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) as accusations fly among senior managers about who approved it.

Thousands of train commuters still stranded in Cape Town

2018-02-08 05:18

Tens of thousands of commuters who use Cape Town's central line are still waiting for Metrorail to say when the train service, suspended since January 8, will be restored.

Prasa board given deadline to appear in Parliament after no-show

2018-02-06 12:50

The Portfolio Committee on Transport has postponed a scheduled meeting on emergency safety at Metrorail until 14:00 after the Prasa board failed to appear.

EFF lays charges of corruption against former ANC treasurer general

2018-01-31 20:55

The EFF has opened a criminal case against former ANC treasurer general and KwaZulu-Natal premier Zweli Mkhize at the Hilbrow police station.

Montana’s appearance at #EskomInquiry opens debate for Transport Inquiry

2018-01-30 19:00

Former Prasa CEO Lucky Montana’s testimony at the Eskom Inquiry has opened up the debate about whether the portfolio committee on transport should hold its own inquiry.

Father's agony over death of daughter, grandchildren in Kroonstad train crash

2018-01-21 05:46

One father could not face the horror of trying to identify his daughter and grandchildren from the remains of those killed in SA’s latest train crash.


Ramaphosa wants full report on horror assault of train driver

2018-03-15 22:23

President Cyril Ramaphosa has requested a full report from the Passenger Rail Agency of SA, on the assault of a female train driver who was stripped naked and dragged into thickets between Pienaarspoort and Pretoria.

Gordhan vows to reverse state capture tide, revive SOEs

2018-03-06 13:48

New Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says his immediate focus will be on revitalising SOEs and reversing the tide of state capture that has gripped key sectors of the economy.

#News24 ICYMI: SACP 'waiting to be consulted' on reshuffle; Morne Morkel said to retire; and NPA boss sets deadline on Zuma decision

2018-02-26 18:18

Gauteng Premier David Makhura 'dips his head in shame' following the Life Esidimeni tragedy, SARS aims to reach its R1.217trn tax revenue by next month and Prasa says it is under siege following the shooting of a contractor.

Mother lays criminal charges against Prasa after son's death

2018-02-20 11:19

The Rail Commuters Action Group has laid criminal charges against Prasa after a 19-year-old lost his life on the railway lines in Cape Town.

Prasa: European rail companies at odds over payments to Montana's 'friend'

2018-02-08 10:41

Contradicting statements by two European rail companies regarding payments to a former colleague and "friend" of Lucky Montana adds fuel to suspicions that Prasa's multi-billion rand contract for new locomotives was accompanied by possible kickbacks.

New ANC national spokesperson Pule Mabe's rise through the ranks

2018-02-06 17:05

The ANC's newly appointed national spokesperson's rise through the ranks has not been without scandal.

R1bn VBS investment: Embattled Prasa denies imminent deal, admits to proposal

2018-02-04 18:05

The troubled Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa has rejected a media report claiming it is on course to invest R1bn in the bank that granted a loan to President Jacob Zuma relating to the Nkandla scandal.

5 Prasa bombshells Lucky Montana dropped at #EskomInquiry

2018-01-31 17:45

Former Prasa CEO Lucky Montana’s testimony at the Eskom Inquiry has opened up the debate about whether the portfolio committee on transport should hold its own inquiry.

Cape Town central line remains suspended until further notice - Metrorail

2018-01-22 18:23

Train commuters have no option but to rely on alternative transport until the central line is operational.

LISTEN: 'We are going to burn you,' angry commuters tell Metrorail train driver

2018-01-19 08:37

The dramatic ordeal of an injured train driver at Cleveland, Johannesburg, captured in a recording and shared at a rail summit in Cape Town, depicts the state of panic he found himself in as he sought help.

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