The National Association of South African Workers (NASA) says it will continue to down tools at train stations if PRASA refuses to meet its demands.
The two new trains launched in Cape Town recently, which are hoped to lessen the transport burden for commuters, are expected to be operational within the next three months.
The Passenger Rail Agency, Prasa, has suspended it’s Head of Security in the Western Cape, Ernest Hendricks, along with a security company following the torching of two trains at Cape Town Station during the Easter Weekend.
Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato has condemned the on-going torching of trains at Cape Town Station.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has promised South Africans that government will work hard to improve rail transportation in the country.