Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says more traffic officers are needed on the country’s roads because of the growing number of cars using the thousands of kilometres of tarmac.
The Easter weekend road safety death toll has decreased by 48% as compared to last year.
A man who is alleged to be linked to the torching of two train over the Easter Weekend is set to make a second appearance in the Cape Town Magistrates Court on Thursday morning.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday for the 13-congregants who were killed when part of a Pentecostal Church building collapsed just before the Easter weekend in eMpangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says he is impressed that Easter Weekend crash fatalities have decreased by 40% on the country’s roads compared to 2018.