10 August 2015 - Prasa says it won't comment on the latest media reports regarding the Public Protector's probe into the rail agency.
Editor's note: There will be more on this story as it develops.
JOHANNESBURG _ Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has disbanded the board of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).
The department's acting director-general, Mathabatha Mokonyama, says the minister will soon announce the interim measures to be implemented.
BREAKING #PRASA a minister of transport Dipuo Peters has dissolved the board with immediate effect. Says acting DG
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Prasa has been dogged by controversy, the latest being the refusal of acting CEO Collin Letsaolo to stand down after it was reported he gave himself a 350 percent increase in salary.