The Department of Transport says it will table a Railway Safety Bill in Parliament later this year that seeks to strengthen the railway model and increase personal safety.
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.
Lobby group, AfriForum, has warned that it will consider private prosecution against Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula, should the NPA fail to take action against him.
The Gauteng government says it’s confident that a solution to the payment impasse of the controversial e-tolling system will be found soon.