Metrorail in the Western Cape has praised the work of the Rail Enforcement Unit. It says it’s recorded a slight improvement in its rail system since the launch of the Unit in the province in October 2018.
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.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) says the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) should hand over the control of Metrorail services in Cape Town to the city authorities.
The family of the victims of the deadly Mountain View train crash earlier this month have pleaded with government to fix problems with train operations as soon as possible.
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.