Prasa board dissolved

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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

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.

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