Following a revelation in 2018 by the Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA), that about 94% of bridges in the city were derelict, the M2 highway was closed for structural repairs earlier this year.
Bongani Bingwa chats to JRA's head of infrastructure Siyabonga Genu to give an update on the repairs.
We have completed all the major structural work and at this point, we are comfortable that we will finish by the end of the month.— Siyabonga Genu, Infrastructure head - JRA
He says there is minor work left to complete and all the structural elements that had failed, have been reconstructed.
Listen below to the full conversation: