MyCiti bus strike enters third day

2018-10-17 09:27

A "wildcat" strike by MyCiti bus drivers entered its third day with some routes disrupted in Cape Town.

Search for train arson attackers must be intensified – Nzimande

2018-10-09 17:59

The entire security cluster of government must be involved in efforts to find those behind train attacks plaguing Prasa, says Transport Minister Blade Nzimande.

Number of passengers injured in Kempton Park train crash climbs to over 300

2018-10-04 21:43

Metrorail says 32 of the 320 injured commuters involved in a train crash at a station in Kempton Park suffered serious, but not critical injuries.

Three separate train fires delay Western Cape commuters

2018-09-28 15:08

As a result of the incident, train journey times will increase by more than an hour while investigations are ongoing and the area is being cleared, says Metrorail.

Police slam Prasa on rail safety

2018-09-27 06:11

A top police officer has blamed the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa for the lack of safety on Cape Town's trains.

Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival

2018-09-21 12:24

Angry train commuters allegedly set alight four cars and damaged a ticket office and motor train coach in Umlazi's J section, south of Durban, provincial police have said.

Eastern Cape commuters brace for 100% shutdown of taxis

2018-09-18 13:37

Eastern Cape commuters are expected to be stranded, as the South African National Taxi Council threatens to shut down services across the province.

Increase in building, transport fires in Cape Town 'linked to protest action' - City

2018-09-16 13:08

Building and transport fires in Cape Town have increased in the last year, the City has said.

Metrorail activists want rail crisis to be declared a national disaster

2018-09-14 07:36

Activist group #UniteBehind has called for Minister of Transport Blade Nzimande to declare the rail crisis a national disaster.

City of Cape Town calls for 'state of emergency' over train attacks

2018-09-10 15:14

The City of Cape Town has called on Transport Minister Blade Nzimande to declare a "state of emergency", following the recent violent attack on train passengers which left one person dead and eight injured.


EFF lends support to strike by MyCiTi employees

2018-10-16 16:39

EFF Cape metro secretary Banzi Dambuza says that he wants MyCiTi workers, who have gone on strike for a second day, to be heard and answered.

Prasa must keep its promises – #UniteBehind calls for 'delay repay' campaign

2018-10-04 22:57

The #UniteBehind coalition says poor service by Metrorail amounts to a "broken promise to commuters".

#UniteBehind to launch #DelayRepay campaign at Cape Town Station

2018-10-04 07:39

The #DelayRepay campaign is a response to the "disastrous" deterioration of the Metrorail service, says #UniteBehind.

Bellville, Bloekombos-Wallacedene taxi ranks reopened

2018-09-27 18:05

Both Bellville and Bloekombos-Wallacedene taxi ranks have been reopened, according to the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works.

Chaos at temporary rank following closure of Bellville taxi rank due to violence

2018-09-26 13:36

The Western Cape's transport MEC says the Bellville rank will reopen once it is safe following violence last week.

Wheelchair users protest for better transport

2018-09-20 09:07

Cape Town's Dial-a-Ride service has been criticised for being pricey and inaccessible.

Man in airport parking row with Uber driver dies

2018-09-17 08:58

An elderly man who was caught up in a row over parking at OR Tambo International Airport has died, police has confirmed.

Guitar duo serenades Cape Town's rail commuters

2018-09-15 19:39

Jose Monteiro Nungidi and Thabani Dube play a variety of music including reggae, Afrobeat and jazz. They have also composed songs of their own.

Strand train line closed after early morning mechanical issue

2018-09-11 09:23

Mechanical problems that resulted in sparks damaging overhead wires on a train travelling on the Strand line have resulted in the line's temporary closure.

Public Protector to probe Metrorail in the Western Cape

2018-09-03 11:41

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is expected to probe alleged mismanagement by Metrorail in the Western Cape, following complaints.

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