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Activists hold mock trial of Zuma

While there was much laughter, Brett Herron’s testimony was haunting


News | 30 November 2017

Man electrocuted as city councillor takes the train

Commuter was travelling on the roof of overcrowded train


Brief | 30 November 2017

Court finds PRASA responsible for commuter’s injuries

Masibulele Rautini was pushed out of an open carriage door


News | 30 November 2017

Call for Parliament to remove Deputy Finance Minister Sfiso Buthelezi

UniteBehind publishes report on #PRASALeaks


News | 29 November 2017

Treasury covering up grand-scale corruption at PRASA

Deputy Finance Minister Sfiso Buthelezi and former CEO Lucky Montana implicated over and over again

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Feature | 29 November 2017

Security guards do nothing as Metrorail commuters robbed

Guards had batons, while robbers had firearms


Brief | 27 November 2017

Railway’s R1 billion accident and crime bill

Not enough security personnel to manage overcrowded trains and platform safety


News | 23 November 2017

Metrorail: Commuters stranded for 2 hours between stations

“My boss changed my starting time from 7am to 8am, but still I am late. I really don’t know what to do.”


Brief | 20 November 2017

Metrorail commuters throw stones at each other

Fight between stranded passengers and commuters clinging to crowded trains


Brief | 15 November 2017

PRASA board snubs Parliament

Agency fails to turn up at key meeting


Parliament | 14 November 2017

Metrorail fined R3 million

The commuter rail service company has fallen foul of the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority


Brief | 10 November 2017

Chaos at Cape Town station as commuters without tickets cornered by Metrorail

“Why should I buy a ticket when the services are very poor?”


Brief | 7 November 2017

How Metrorail treats commuters

Thousands of Cape Town train travellers will identify with this experience


News | 7 November 2017

Railway workers’ safety not our problem, police tell court

Union demands better security for train drivers and guards


News | 31 October 2017

Council approves plan to take over Cape Town’s trains

City hopes to restore the Metrorail service


Brief | 27 October 2017

Metrorail makes passing matric harder

Grade 12 learners are struggling to get to school and exams


Brief | 26 October 2017