Metrorail Western Cape to get R8bn injection - minister

2017-11-14 17:01

Metrorail services in the Western Cape are due to get no less than R8bn in new investment to improve ailing infrastructure, says Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi.

Beit Bridge border post in focus during SA-Zimbabwe commission

2017-10-03 20:00

The annual Bi-National Commission between Zimbabwe and South Africa has discussed plans to eradicate Beit Bridge border post delays that affect economic activities.

By blood or iron, we will protect our territory – meter taxi drivers

2017-09-11 17:21

Meter taxi drivers say they are willing to lay down their lives to prevent Uber drivers from invading 'their territory'.

Aarto bill, car modifications: SA traffic law wrap

2017-09-09 11:57

With the controversial Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences bill being the talk of the town, we take a look all stories related to traffic laws this week.

Transport minister distances himself from e-tolls 'dismal failure' report

2017-08-29 09:55

Transport minister Joe Maswanganyi has refuted a media report that government has proposed new laws "following the dismal failure of e-tolling revenue collection from Gauteng motorists who owe more that R6bn in unpaid tolls".

KZN horror taxi had no brakes, was overloaded - Transport department

2017-08-20 15:34

A minibus taxi that crashed into a barrier and killed 18 people had no brakes and was overloaded, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said.

Transport minister vows to dig deeper after Prasa judgment

2017-08-02 14:19

Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi says he will direct Prasa's new board "to leave no stone unturned" in probing allegations into "matters of corruption' at the rail agency.

Prasa putting millions of jobs at risk - DA

2017-07-23 18:27

Manny de Freitas, DA shadow minister of Transport, claims Prasa may not get the funds it desperately needs from the Department of Transport.

Anticipated taxi strike put on ice for now - transport minister

2017-07-09 13:46

Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has announced that a planned national taxi strike set to start on Wednesday has been called off for now.

Maswangany: Nothing strange about legal action against Acsa

2017-06-23 17:57

The transport ministry’s legal team is looking into a letter received from the Economic Freedom Fighters calling for certain directors at Acsa to be removed.


Four drivers arrested in chaotic taxi operator march

2017-11-08 20:46

Four people were arrested and a journalist robbed of his camera during a National Taxi Alliance march in Tshwane’s CBD.

Department of Transport committed to transformation - minister

2017-10-03 16:09

The Department of Transport is committed to radical socio-economic transformation and is moving beyond words, says Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi.

Auditor’s report flags tender breaches

2017-09-10 05:59

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa) has lost millions due to tender irregularities, according to a management audit report about the financial standing of the organisation.

Metrorail costs Cape businesses millions - survey

2017-09-03 15:22

Disruptions in Metrorail's services cost Western Cape businesses millions in lost production hours, while employees travelling by train suffer assault and theft on daily basis, a survey has found.

Transport minister resolves SAA/Air Zimbabwe deadlock

2017-08-20 17:13

A deadlock between Air Zimbabwe and South African Airways has been resolved following a meeting with all aviation entities, Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi announces.

Ministry of Transport, aviation entities to meet over Air Zimbabwe flight

2017-08-19 17:01

Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi will be meeting all aviation entities from the department to discuss the grounding of the Air Zimbabwe aircraft, allegedly due to non-compliance.

Samsa whistle-blowers ask minister to intervene

2017-07-30 05:54

Disgruntled SA Maritime Safety Authority employees have asked for Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi’s intervention in ending “arbitrary” salary increases and a jobs-for-pals scandal at the parastatal.

Mbalula, Maswanganyi to step into Uber feud

2017-07-18 19:57

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is to intervene in the apparent conflict between Uber drivers and meter taxi drivers.

Government welcomes Prasa ruling

2017-07-04 19:33

Government has welcomed the North Gauteng High Court judgment that set aside a dodgy locomotive contract, the ministry of transport has announced.

Despite e-toll saga, Sanral won't go down the drain - minister

2017-06-23 12:58

Despite challenges the South African National Roads Agency faces over e-tolls in Gauteng, it will stay afloat, says Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi.

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