The National Taxi Alliance says it’s reached a breakthrough in its negotiations with NANDUWE and WATA taxi associations.
Soweto taxi organisations have until the end of Thursday to state reasons why they don’t want their taxi ranks to be closed.
A large police contingent has been deployed to Dube and Mfolo in Soweto following Tuesday’s minibus taxi related shooting.
Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for a group of suspects who shot and wounded four taxi owners.
Police say a suspect arrested for a different crime has been linked to the Colenso taxi shooting incident in KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday last week.