The future looks bleak for over 1000 employees of Prasa’s bus company Autopax which operates Translux and City to City buses.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says more work is needed to ensure that the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) delivers on its mandate.
Cabinet has approved the appointment of Bongisizwe Mpondo as Administrator for the Passenger Rail Agency.
Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula has dissolved Railway Agency Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa’s board and put the Institution under administration.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says the process of appointing permanent members of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa
board is at an advanced stage.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says the performance of the passenger rail service is dismal and saw a revenue decline of 48 percent in the last 5 years.
Railway Agency Prasa has frozen former executive Daniel Mthimkhulu’s pension after he faked his qualifications.
The Passenger Rail Agency says it will embark on a series of cash recovery measures after the High Court in Johannesburg’s judgment against Daniel Mthimkhuluwho had labelled himself a “Doctor” when his highest qualification was a Matric.
The Board at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) admitted to the rot that is the procurement system at Prasa.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula will on Thursday launch the Ministerial War Room on Passenger Rail Agency (Prasa). Mbalula made the announcement during his department’s Budget Vote speech last month.