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AS IT HAPPENED: #BusStrike is a matter between the employers and unions - Nzimande

A bus strike takes effect. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)
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18 Apr 2018

Commuters angry that they have paid for season tickets and now also have to pay for taxis

18 Apr 2018

Quiet MyCiti bus lanes in Cape Town as service remains suspended because of the bus strike
Quiet MyCiti bus lanes in Cape Town as service remains
suspended because of the bus strike

18 Apr 2018

Bus drivers starting to gather in Dobsonville, singing and chanting

18 Apr 2018

Some people are treating Prasa like an ATM - Nzimande  

It prioritises everything else except the provisioning of safe affordable rail transport  

18 Apr 2018

Prasa is in a mess, I want to say as transport minister - Nzimande

18 Apr 2018

Buses in Pretoria seem to be operating normally

18 Apr 2018

If the strike becomes extended, we may move to nudge the parties closer together - Nzimande

18 Apr 2018

We are not involved now, but we urge the parties to reach a speedy resolution - Nzimande

18 Apr 2018

We are not involved in the strike because the strike involves largely private sector companies – Nzimande  

The matter is better the employer and the trade unions

<p>We are not involved in the strike because the strike
involves largely private sector companies – Nzimande

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</p><p>The matter is better the employer and the trade unions

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18 Apr 2018

Obviously a strike comes with its own inconveniences.  

We must run away from the fact that workers have a right to strike  

I'm calling for a speedy resolution to this strike - Blade Nzimande

18 Apr 2018

Some buses in Mpumalanga and Limpopo are still running

18 Apr 2018

Satawu is demanding a 12% increase for workers, employers offering 7%

18 Apr 2018

Traffic beginning to ease on the M5 in Cape Town

18 Apr 2018

Deadly crash on the N7 in Cape Town, outside Dunoon

18 Apr 2018

Huge traffic delays in Melrose after taxi crash

18 Apr 2018

Go George buses parked as drivers down tools

18 Apr 2018

No MyCiti buses are operating in Cape Town
No MyCiti buses are operating in Cape Town

18 Apr 2018

Commuters concerned about overloaded taxis

18 Apr 2018

School children stuck in long queues in Nelson Mandela Bay

18 Apr 2018

Commuters near Morea are stranded and are hitchhiking to work

18 Apr 2018

50 bus companies not operating in SA as bus strike hits

18 Apr 2018

Noticeably busy on Cape Town roads as bus strike hits

18 Apr 2018

The normally busy Cape Town Civic Centre MyCiti stop is quiet because of the bus strike
The normally busy Cape Town Civic Centre MyCiti stop is
quiet because of the bus strike

18 Apr 2018

18 Apr 2018

"Traffic is much worse this morning," - Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille  

As the City of Cape Town, we will investigate and find a solution as soon as possible

18 Apr 2018

Six buses lined up at Baragwanath bus terminal

18 Apr 2018

"It's a nightmare!" - commuter on #BusStrike

18 Apr 2018

Johannesburg traffic not looking good for commuters who have to make their way into work
Johannesburg traffic not looking good for commuters who have
to make their way into work

18 Apr 2018

Heavy traffic congestion in Cape Town as the bus strike takes hold
Heavy traffic congestion in Cape Town as the bus strike
takes hold

18 Apr 2018

We wish we could have an alternative public transport system – City of Johannesburg

18 Apr 2018

Golden Arrow has suspended bus services because of the strike and instituted a company-wide lockout
Golden Arrow has suspended bus services because of the strike and instituted a company-wide lockout<br />

18 Apr 2018

Thousands of commuters in Bellville terminus frustrated by the queues and trying to find taxis to get to work

18 Apr 2018

Much more traffic on N2 in Cape Town because of the bus strike
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