The National Taxi Alliance called a stay-away at the last minute – in protest at the actions of the police in impounding their vehicles. This is following the violence in Mamelodi last week – directed at the new Autopax buses running in that area.
This morning, John Robbie received a call of taxis not operating in Mamelodi. Stephen gets the latest development on this issue from Barry Bateman.
People just wanted to get to work and get on with it. The conflict creates an additional burden on commuters.— Barry Bateman, EWN reporter