UPDATE: Long queues at taxi ranks as bus drivers go on strike


The Rea Vaya Bus Rapid Transport System is becoming too costly and inefficient.

JOHANNESBURG – There are long queues at taxi ranks as bus commuters scramble to find transport to work on Wednesday morning.


us drivers across the country have downed tools, demanding better salaries.

Workers are demanding a 12 percent pay increase while they&39;re being offered 7 percent.

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Over 60 bus companies have been affected.

The eThekwini Municipality says its services will not be affected as a wage agreement was reached before the strike.