Vaal taxi strike on hold until Friday, to honour Human Rights Day

2019-03-21 18:18

Taxi operators in the Vaal Triangle have suspended their strike only to honour and celebrate those who died and others left injured on March 21 1960 in Sharpeville.

14 taxi drivers arrested after Eastern Cape strike turned violent

2018-09-20 13:12

At least 14 taxi drivers are expected to appear in magistrates' courts in the Eastern Cape following taxi driver protests which turned violent in some towns.

Western Cape taxi talks to continue, call for space to build on progress made

2018-08-11 08:48

ANC members of the Western Cape legislature and the SA National Taxi Council have appealed to commuters to give them space to continue discussions, after meetings failed to deliver conclusive results.

More meetings planned to resolve dispute after taxi strike

2018-08-07 15:52

ANC MPLs, councillors and the police minister's special adviser, Lennit Max, have already met with members of the minibus taxi industry task team, another meeting is planned with Santaco.

WATCH: Moments leading up to car being torched in #PmbTaxiStrike

Watch as protesters get ready to torch a vehicle on Langalibalele Street in Pietermaritzburg, during a strike by minibus taxi drivers.

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Taxi killings: Santaco in KZN hopeful peace will to prevail

2017-11-07 20:43

The SA National Taxi Council in KwaZulu-Natal says it is unable to confirm whether rival taxi wars played a role in the recent shooting of a Newcastle taxi operator.

53 arrested during Cape Town taxi strike chaos

2017-09-19 16:47

A total of 53 people have been arrested in Nyanga during a minibus taxi strike that saw roads being barricaded, buses set alight and commuters injured, Western Cape police say.

JUST IN: Cape Town taxi strike ends

2017-09-18 14:36

Taxi drivers have suspended their strike around Cape Town, but not before two buses were torched and at least 52 people were injured.

Expect taxi fare increases between R1 - R5 following petrol price hike

2017-09-03 22:21

Taxi fares will possibly increase by between R1 and R5 per journey, depending on the region, following a petrol price increase of 67c per litre, Santaco has warned.

Gridlocked: Commuters frustrated by taxi strike

Thousands of commuters have been left stranded after the main routes between Johannesburg and Pretoria was blocked by protesting Gauteng taxi operators. Motorists are stuck in gridlocked traffic and frustrations are mounting.

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More than 50 taxi operators arrested for closing roads across the Vaal Triangle

2019-03-20 19:22

More than 50 taxi operators have been arrested for blockading roads and allegedly pelting vehicles with stones around the Vaal area.

Eastern Cape taxi strike disrupts social grant payments

2018-09-19 17:56

Social grant payments have been disrupted in parts of the Eastern Cape as taxi associations went on strike, blocking roads and pulling passengers out of vehicles.

Santaco and ANC to provide feedback on possible taxi strike

2018-08-10 14:28

ANC members of the Western Cape legislature and the SA National Taxi Council are expected to deliver feedback on a meeting relating to a possible provincial taxi strike.

Western Cape taxi strike expected on Monday

2018-08-05 23:02

Western Cape taxi drivers are expected to go on strike on Monday.

At least one vehicle set alight in Pietermaritzburg taxi strike

2018-01-25 17:42

At least one vehicle has been set alight and several others have been pelted with stones in a strike by mini bus taxi drivers in the Pietermaritzburg CBD.

Death toll rises to 12 in Ladysmith shooting

2017-11-01 21:55

A 12th person has died in hospital following a deadly shooting in Ladysmith, in the north of KwaZulu-Natal, police say.

Taxis scrambling to get commuters home after strike called off

2017-09-18 16:58

Western Cape taxi owners say drivers will pull out all the stops to make sure commuters can get home, after they called off their strike.

Flames, rubber bullets mark Cape Town #TaxiStrike

2017-09-18 10:33

Rubber bullets have been fired into a group of people throwing stones at buses and police in Du Noon, north of Cape Town, as a taxi driver strike takes hold.

National taxi strike looming, warns Santaco KZN

2017-06-27 19:33

The SA National Taxi Council in KwaZulu-Natal has reiterated that they might stage a national taxi strike in July "if an anticipated meeting with government fails to yield positive results".

'Don't come and take videos here' - taxi drivers threaten News24 journalist

2017-06-15 11:18

A News24 journalist has been threatened and had her footage destroyed by taxi and truck drivers during the strike in Midrand.

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