Gauteng government launches learner transport monitoring application

Public Transport and Roads Infrastructure MEC Jacob Mamabolo has unveiled an application to assist Gauteng learner transport operators with monitoring of their compliance to COVID-19 preventative measures. The Department of Roads and Transport (DRT) working with the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has developed an android-based application that allows the Department and operators…

Transport Minister Mbalula Responds to Taxi Fare Increase

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has noted with great concern the recent fare increases advertised by various taxi associations and the ensuing outcry from commuters. The Minister is aware of the challenges faced by the taxi industry as a result of the regulations to curb the spread of the Corona Virus and understands that similar to…

Transport prevented from being an enabler of the COVID-19 virus

Minister of Transport Mbalula Fikile today at Kopanong Taxi Rank, Ivory Park launched an industry specific intervention, aimed at testing sector players for COVID-19 and underlying conditions. The Minister also highlighted some key directives as South Africa move into June at Level 4 lockdown. We have always made a commitment that we will not allow…