Metrorail employees go on strike

File: The City of Cape Town says two or three carriages are on fire with the cause of the fire unknown.

File: The City of Cape Town says two or three carriages are on fire with the cause of the fire unknown.

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JOHANNESBURG - Metrorail employees are striking this Friday for improved railway safety.

Services could be disrupted, with mass action planned in several cities around the country.

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Prasa says some trains will still operate, even though critical staff will be embarking on the strike.

There will be a reduced service, similar to that offered on weekends.

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