The United National Transport Union (UNTU) representing some workers at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa has penned a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa pleading with him to intervene at Prasa.
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa must account for the collision between two trains which happened at the Mountain View train station in Pretoria on Tuesday morning.
The former Prasa acting CEO, Collins Letsoalo has repeated his threat to sue the Sunday Times for publishing an article last year about his salary hike that was allegedly based on an Auditor-General’s report.
A full bench of judges at the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein is expected to hear arguments on Thursday in a case between Swifambo Rail Agency and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has appealed to both the passenger rail agency, Prasa and the Railway Safety Regulator to find an out of court settlement in the interest of millions of metro rail commuters.