September 22, 2021
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KwaMashu commuters stranded for another year while waiting for train station to be repaired

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Broken windows, broken glass strewn across the floor, the platform roof stripped, the grounds littered with rubbish and overgrown by grass – this is the condition of Thembalihle ...
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Commuters of Gauteng rail left to find own transport as Metrorail suspends service

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Metrorail commuters in Gauteng have been urged to make alternative plans on Monday morning, with train services temporarily suspended. The rail company is blaming technical problems. The diesel ...
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Cape Town commuters fear job losses due to taxi violence

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Not only are Cape Town commuters afraid they might die, they’re also scared of losing their jobs. This as many CATA and CODETA taxis aren’t operating following route ...
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Golden Arrow steps in to help Cape Town commuters

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Golden Arrow Bus Services has stepped in to assist taxi commuters who’ve been stranded due to the feud between Cata and Codeta. Many taxis aren’t operating following route ...
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Govt working on plan for commuters affected by CT taxi violence – Fikile Mbalula

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The government said that it was working on alternative measures for Cape Town commuters as taxi associations had still not reached an agreement over the ongoing taxi violence. ...
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Taxi wars now undermining well-being of commuters of Golden Arrow

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There seems to be no end in sight to quell the ongoing taxi violence gripping Cape Town as thousands of commuters – including Golden Arrow commuters – are ...
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Commuters stranded amid Cape Town taxi violence

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The carnage caused by taxi violence has left thousands of Cape Town commuters stranded. On Monday night, a flood of people scrambled to find alternative means of transport ...
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Commuters stranded after Golden Arrow reduces services

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Golden Arrow Bus Service (Gabs) has requested commuters make alternative transport arrangements as their service schedule has been disrupted this afternoon. Gabs spokesperson John Dammert said following the ...
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Cape Town commuters fearful as buses in firing line amid taxi-related violence

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Cape Town commuters are fearful as public transport operators are yet again in the firing line. This follows a week of bloody violence linked to tensions among taxi ...
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Cape Town commuters in limbo after suspension of train services

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Metrorail has suspended train services across the region due to an unprecedented number of Covid- 19 infections among critical operations employees. Suspension of the train services will continue ...
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Metrobus commuters urged to use alternative transport as strike hits 3rd week

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Metrobus has once again urged commuters to use alternative means of transport as the strike enters its third week. On Tuesday, the company’s court application to stop the ...
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Metrobus commuters appeal to company and union to reach agreement

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Frustrated Joburg commuters left stranded by the ongoing Metrobus strike have on Wednesday pleaded with the company and its bus drivers from the minority union to reach an ...
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Joburg Metrobus commuters urged to use alternative transport as strike continues

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Commuters using Joburg Metrobus have been urged to continue finding alternative transport on Monday. A strike at the company is entering its sixth day with workers demanding an ...
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Commuters warned of complete shutdown due to Metrobus strike on Monday

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Joburg Metrobus has said services will come to a complete halt on Monday following ongoing strike action by its drivers. The company and workers aligned to the Democratic ...
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Joburg commuters may be affected as Monday Metrobus strike looms

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Metrobus has announced its operations will be disrupted next week following a planned strike by its drivers. Members affiliated to labour union Demawusa will not report for work ...
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How kidnappers unleash terror on commuters and motorists on Ogun Long Bridge » NEWS

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The six-kilometre Ogun Long Bridge which connect Lagos and Ogun states togethers, under the cover of darkness has recorded cases of robbery, kidnapping and murder, among other heinous ...
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KZN government assisting families of 10 commuters who died in Vryheid crash

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The KwaZulu-Natal government is now assisting with funeral arrangements and counseling for the families of the ten commuters who died in a crash in Vryheid. ...
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Two dead as gunmen attack commuters in Delta » NEWS

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Two passengers killed after an attack by armed hoodlums on a vehicle along the Okutolo-Sapele road, Okpe LGA of Delta state. The Delta State Police Command said ...
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Scores dead as bandits attack commuters on Benin-Sagamu road » NEWS

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Armed men suspected to be bandits on Wednesday attacked commuters plying the Benin-Sagamu road. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that many people reportedly feared dead as a result of ...
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Commuters Cheat Death As Petrol Tanker Falls, Blocks Abuja Highway

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Hundreds of commuters narrowly escaped death on Monday along the Abuja-Kefffi Expressway, when a heavy duty tanker conveying Premium Motor Spirit fell and blocked the entire section ...
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Commuters urged to use alternative transport on Wednesday amid taxi march

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Commuters on Tuesday were urged to use alternative transport due to a massive countrywide taxi march planned for Wednesday. The National Taxi Association (NTA) said drivers would be ...
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Coronavirus: Commuters told to prepare to queue in new guidance

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Image copyright EPA Image caption Waterloo railway station has been quiet during the lockdown Commuters who will be using public transport to return to work are being warned ...
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Coronavirus: Commuters could be asked to check their temperature

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Image copyright Getty Images Commuters could be asked to take their temperature before leaving home as part of proposals to make public transport safer. It is understood to ...
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Commuters to get refund on rail season tickets

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Image copyright Getty Images Commuters with rail season tickets will receive a refund if they choose to stay at home during the coronavirus outbreak, the government has promised. ...
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Okada Ban: More Gridlock, commuters stranded in Lagos

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The ban and restriction of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles (Keke) by the Lagos State Government notwithstanding, the usual traffic congestion in the metropolis continued on Monday. The ...
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Rail fares rise by 2.7%, hitting millions of commuters

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Image copyright Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Millions of commuters will have to pay an average of 2.7% more for train tickets from today. The rise, announced by industry body ...
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Oyo govt gives Commuters, Transporters 3 Days Ultimatum To Vacate Ojoo Interchange

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Oyo State government has issued a three-day ultimatum to transporters parking, offload, and commuters hanging along the Ojoo Interchange at Akinyele Local Government Area, Ibadan to vacate the ...
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Horror as commuters cry foul over Cat taxi driver

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Tweeps fear for their lives after a cat taxi driver from Bree has been trending. People went from laughing about this but now it has instilled fear into ...
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Gautrain maintenance to affect Pretoria commuters

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Gautrain commuters can anticipate some disruption to their travels plans, due to planned maintenance work in Pretoria this weekend. There will be no trains between Centurion, Pretoria and ...
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Mbalula joins commuters for blue train rollout

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Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula visited Piennarspoort train station in Pretoria to inspect new blue trains which will be replacing the old yellow models. The minister heard from commuters ...
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