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25 March 2017
                       
 
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24 Mar 2017
 
 
Mining: staving off the jobs bloodbath
INSTITUTE OF RACE RELATIONS
Gory imagery – such as ‘jobs bloodbath’ – has become common in descriptions of South Africa’s unemployment crisis, conveying not only the failure to create the employment the country needs, but...
 
 
23 Mar 2017
 
TRADE AND INDUSTRY PORTFOLIO COMMITTEE TO ENGAGE ON CHALLENGES WITH LOCAL PROCUREMENT
What's On
The Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry will tomorrow have an engagement with, amongst others, Transnet, the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, the Department of Public Enterprises, the...
 
 
UNTU: UNTU and Fedusa asks Portfolio Committee on Transport to intervene
STATEMENT
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) and FEDUSA, due to their frustration and concerns, has requested an audience with the Portfolio Committee on Transport to meet with them regarding the...
 
 
16 Mar 2017
 
Former PRASA board case postponed
PRASA
The urgent High Court case brought by former PRASA board members to have their dismissal by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters set aside, was postponed on Thursday morning. After a minute of appearing...
 
 
UNTU: UNTU demands names of corrupt officials from Gama
STATEMENT
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) demands that Siyabonga Gama, Chief Executive Officer of Transnet, identify the so-called individuals who have allegedly defrauded the state-owned...
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast - March 16, 2017
Podcast
Making headlines: Axed PRASA board goes to court Ethiopia trash dump death toll rises to 113 And, Zuma to face questions on Bathabile Dlamini, Brian Molefe in Parliament
 
 
15 Mar 2017
 
FEDUSA: Nationwide strike looms at Prasa
STATEMENT
The threat of a potential strike is looming at embattled Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) and could cripple its operations and bring rail passenger transport to a halt across the...
 
 
DoT: Dipuo Peters: Address by Minister of Transport, on the developments at Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, Hatfield, Pretoria (13/03/2017)
Topics
The Department of Transport is one of the lead departments to ensure state reform and economic development in order to facilitate radical socio-economic transformation in South Africa.
 
 
DA: Manny de Freitas says the ANC demonstrates a continued PRASA cover-up
STATEMENT
The last two weeks have been of the more dramatic for Prasa (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa). The Transport Portfolio Committee in Parliament held two days of hearings last week with members...
 
 
14 Mar 2017
 
OUTA: Minister's appointment of Nazir Alli as Chairperson of PRASA of serious concern
STATEMENT
OUTA notes with concern, Minister Dipuo Peters appointment of Mr Nazir Alli as the interim Chairperson of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) Board.  “Despite the fact that Mr Alli is...
 
 
SA Parliament seeking fresh ways to oversee the executive
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
The recent enquiry from the South African Parliament into the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) exposed the public broadcaster for its flouting of process; the board for its...
 
 
NNTU: No hope for new Prasa board, we need a new Minister
STATEMENT
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) does not believe, the newly appointed Board of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa), will be able to save the passenger rail service with its...
 
 
Minister of Transport 'arrogant' - former Prasa board chair Molefe
PRASA
Former Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) board chairperson Popo Molefe has described the announcement of an interim board by Minister of Transport Dipuo Peters as arrogant. Molefe was...
 
 
UNTU: CCMA to decide on Prasa dispute
STATEMENT
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) will need to decide on the wage dispute between the United National Transport Union (UNTU) and the Passenger Rail Agency of South...
 
 
13 Mar 2017
 
 
 
Former Prasa group CEO a corruption fighter - Dipuo Peters
PRASA
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has placed her confidence in former Prasa acting CEO Collins Letsoalo, but questioned former board chairperson Papo Molefe's claim of being a corruption buster....
 
 
 
                       
 
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