Metrorail delays caused by "acts of nature"

2014-03-11 10:59

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Cape Town – Metrorail trains in Cape Town have been delayed every day for the last few weeks, and as the days pass with the situation unchanged, commuters are getting more and more frustrated.

According to the @CapeTownTrainstwitter account, faulty lines, speed restrictions, acts of nature as well as faulty train sets are what have been causing these 20- 40 minute delays.

Metrorail Cape Town maintains that it has been good with updating commuters of these delays via Twitter and on its website.

@CapeTownTrains Twitter timeline.

In related news, Minister of Transport Dipuo Peters was spotted this morning on a Metrorail Cape Town train. Commuters reacted to this news...

In an interview with 567 Cape Talk, Peters assured the public that Metrorail staff has been urged to continually update commuters on delays.

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