The ANC in Gauteng has welcomed the closure of six taxi ranks and routes in Soweto.
The National taxi Alliance says taxis will be operating in Soweto on Friday despite Roads and Transport MEC Ismail Vadi’s announcement.
Soweto taxi commuters have been left in limbo as the closure of six ranks and routes operated by two rival taxi associations takes effect on Friday morning.
Taxi commuters in Soweto can rest assured that taxis from both Dube West and the Witwatersrand taxi associations will continue operating on Monday.
Thousands of taxi commuters in Soweto could be stranded on Monday. This as the provincial government plans to close major routes and ranks due to taxi violence.