How cruel can people be? A KZN taxi driver has been lambasted online for ejecting a young child from his vehicle, due to a row over the fare.
Shock revelations on Tuesday have highlighted how taxes largely go unpaid in the minibus taxi industry – but SARS has a plan to fightback.
SARS estimate that the minibus taxi industry is paying just 0.00055% of its total earnings in tax – and there are now calls for ‘drastic action’.
Kim McCusker’s family announced her death on Saturday, 24 April. In 2011, she was involved in a horrific accident involving a taxi.
Erm, what? The appearance of these propaganda-branded taxis – featuring messages of support for Ace Magashule – has left Limpopo locals SHOOK.
DiDi, an e-hailing company with a global footprint, will look to compete with Uber and Bolt in South Africa.
Estimates suggest that there are between 12,000 to 20,000 drivers in South Africa using the Uber app could benefit from the lawsuit.
The act of hijacking and robbing two defenceless nurses in rural KwaZulu-Natal was “barbaric, shameful and cowardly” Zikalala told journalists
Uber drivers are ‘workers’ who should receive a minimum wage, holiday pay and other employee protections the UK Supreme Court ruled in an “unanimous and emphatic victory” for drivers on Friday.
The commuter was raped twice, gagged, tied up and left for dead in a ditch back in 2019. Now, justice has been served.
All Toyota Hiace Ses’fikile models produced from October 2020 onwards are fitted standard with a COVID-19 driver guard.
The taxi driver had reportedly spent the night at a local tavern.
According to police, two taxi operators and three commuters were wounded during the Bosman Taxi Rank shooting incident on Friday morning.
Athlone police are investigating an assault after taxi drivers beat a man on the N2 highway on Wednesday. The video has since gone viral.
Utter bedlam has engulfed the streets of Gauteng on Wednesday, as the planned taxi strike got out of hand. Some commuters were marched-off a hijacked bus.
The National Taxi Lekgotla which will take place from 29 to 30 October will focus on formalisation of the industry, amongst others.
Four matric pupils were knocked by a taxi on their way home after writing their preliminary exams on Monday 12 October 2020.
According to Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula, the National Taxi Lekgotla will take place next month on 29 October 2020.
A 46-year-old traffic officer was allegedly knocked over and dragged by a taxi during a roadblock in Khayelitsha on Friday.
A company co-founded by Andile Ramaphosa is modifying the taxis of Gauteng to cope with COVID-19 – but the cynics have questions…
Mbalula has told taxi drivers to speak to passengers politely”like one would be spoken to on an airplane” by a host or hostess. .
For those who need a refresher on the inter-provincial travel laws, Fikile Mbalula has just announced some minor adjustments for taxis and buses.
A journalist has been shot in the face after police allegedly fired rubber bullets at taxi drivers in Mpumalanga on Monday 29 June.
The taxi industry has lashed out at government over its R billion relief package, branding it a slap in the face and are calling on Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to avail more money
Putting aside the horror stories usually associated with the taxi industry, the sector has been acknowledged as the ultimate choice of transport for South Africans and the thousands of jobs it creates