The Vukanini Taxi Association in Mpumalanga has described the killing of the three of its drivers as an ambush. This follows a stand-off between taxi operators and bus operators for the past two weeks.
Uber and Taxify drivers have threatened to shut down the ride e-hailing services should their demands not be addressed.
E-hailing taxi operator Taxify says it has already begun addressing some of the concerns raised by its drivers.
Uber/Taxify drivers say they will not be deterred from highlighting their plight. This after they found Uber offices closed as they attempted to deliver a memorandum of grievances at Garsfontein in Pretoria on Tuesday afternoon.
Striking drivers of the e-hailing taxi services Uber and Taxify have threatened to remain on strike until their demands are met
Drivers of taxi services Uber and Taxify have started arriving at Zoo Lake in Johannesburg ahead of their march to the offices of the operating companies they accuse of exploiting them.
There are growing numbers of attacks on Uber and Taxify drivers across the country.
Street vendors and taxi operators around the Beitbridge border post, outside Musina in Limpopo, have joined calls for President Cyril Ramaphosa to open borders under Alert Level 1 of the lockdown.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has released a discussion document for the upcoming National Taxi Lekgotla. The Taxi Lekgotla is scheduled to take place in October 2020.
The Rustenburg taxi operators, in the North West, say they are forging ahead with plans to advance the formalisation of the sector, with the formation of the Rustenburg Long Distance Transport Holdings (RLDTH) as a step towards formalisation.