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.
Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, says he has received representations from legal teams of two rival taxi associations in Soweto.
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.
Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi intends to close the taxi ranks and routes used by two Soweto rival taxi associations NANDUWE and WATA.