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The Commission of Inquiry into Taxi Violence continues on 21 October 2020

Oct 21, 2020 • TaxiComments Off on The Commission of Inquiry into Taxi Violence continues on 21 October 2020

The public hearings of the Commission of Inquiry into Taxi Violence in the Gauteng province will continue on Wednesday, 21 October 2020 at 09:00. The Commission will hear testimony from a representative of GOBODO, a company appointed by the Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport in 2019 to investigate issuing of taxi driver operating permits/ [&hellip...

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Police in Gauteng arrest more than 120 people found driving while under the influence of alcohol over the weekend

Oct 19, 2020 • AccidentsComments Off on Police in Gauteng arrest more than 120 people found driving while under the influence of alcohol over the weekend

The Provincial Commissioner of police in Gauteng, Lieutenant General Elias Mawela is concerned about the number of motorists who continue to drive while under the influence of alcohol in the province. This comes after General Mawela and MEC for Community...

The Commission of Inquiry into taxi violence continues on 08 September 2020

Sep 7, 2020 • TaxiComments Off on The Commission of Inquiry into taxi violence continues on 08 September 2020

The public hearings of the Commission of Inquiry into Taxi Violence in the Gauteng province will continue on Tuesday, 08 September 2020 at 09:00. The Commission will hear testimony from the Chief Strategic Manager of the South African National Taxi Council...

One injured in vehicle rollover on Table Mountain Road in KZN

Aug 24, 2020 • Accidents, CarComments Off on One injured in vehicle rollover on Table Mountain Road in KZN

This afternoon Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service was dispatched to an accident on Table Moutain road. On arrival the team found that a single vehicle had lost control and had gone off the road, the patient was assessed and treated on scene before being...

One injured in collision in Allan’s Neck

Mar 26, 2020 • Accidents, CarComments Off on One injured in collision in Allan’s Neck

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to a collision on Jim Fouche Road. One patient was treated on scene and went privately to hospital...

MEC Ntuli meets families of 4 victims of fatal Blood River crash

Mar 20, 2020 • Accidents, NewsComments Off on MEC Ntuli meets families of 4 victims of fatal Blood River crash

After several weeks of DNA testing to authenticate the remains of eight people who were burnt beyond recognition in a horror accident in Blood River earlier this year, MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr Bheki Ntuli, today met families of four...

Manhunt after a taxi driver was shot in Seshego

Feb 27, 2020 • TaxiComments Off on Manhunt after a taxi driver was shot in Seshego

Police have launched a manhunt for the suspect(s) who allegedly shot and killed taxi driver, Simon Sipho Phihlela (43) at the taxi rank in Extension 71B, Seshego yesterday (Wednesday) morning. Provincial Police Communications Head Motlafela Mojapelo said it...

Rail Enforcement Unit nailed 238 suspects, recovered R400 000 in stolen copper cable, metal in first year

Feb 13, 2020 • Rail, TrainComments Off on Rail Enforcement Unit nailed 238 suspects, recovered R400 000 in stolen copper cable, metal in first year

Since its inception on 27 October 2018, the REU has acted as a force multiplier for PRASA’s regional Protection Services Unit. Together, the teams have ensured greater operational visibility on trains and at stations, searching more individuals during joint...

Empangeni accident update

Jan 15, 2020 • Accidents, TaxiComments Off on Empangeni accident update

This morning at approximately 9:50 KwaZulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the corners of Biyela and Byrne street for an accident. When emergency services arrived they found that 2 taxi’s with a full load of passengers had collided. Paramedics...

A motorcycle crash on the N3 has claimed two lives

Jan 12, 2020 • Accidents, BikeComments Off on A motorcycle crash on the N3 has claimed two lives

KwaZulu-Natal: At 10H40 Sunday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the N3/M13 split in Paradise Valley West of Durban. Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of a motorcycle lost control crashing into the safety barrier. The...