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Transport MEC Vadi closes Nanduwe and Wata taxi ranks in Soweto

JOHANNESBURG, March 13  – Two days after taxi drivers blockaded the Johannesburg CBD with taxis, Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport Ismail Vadi on Wednesday announced the closure of routes operated by warring Soweto taxi associations. Nancefield Dube West Taxi Association (Nanduwe) and Witwatersrand Taxi Association (Wata) routes will be closed with effect from Friday […]

In The News South Africa

MEC Vadi lifts taxi route suspension

JOHANNESBURG, August 14  – Gauteng roads and transport MEC Ismail Vadi on Monday lifted the suspension of minibus taxis operating under the Witwatersrand African Taxi Owners Association (Wata) in Soweto. Wata, along with the Nancefield Dube West Taxi Association (Nanduwe) were suspended and their taxi ranks closed last month due violence linked to route disputes. […]