File: Taxi ranks and routes were closed after violence flared up in Soweto earlier this year.
JOHANNESBURG - The South African National Taxi Council has slammed Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina.
Santaco says the mayor and the metro have failed to attend to their concerns.
TaxiStrike The @City_Ekurhuleni Taxi industry is demanding better implementation of the BRT bus system. They accuse mayor @mzwandileMasina of not responding to several letters. pic.twitter.com/ftSBwVoKqY— silindelo masikane (@Slindelo_M) March 20, 2018
It&39;s disputed reports that it&39;s against the Bus Rapid Transit system.
BJ Mahlangu said Santaco is not happy with the manner in which authorities handled the process.
Taxi operators have embarked on a strike on Tuesday, demanding action from Ekurhuleni authorities.
Mahlangu said the strike will continue on Wednesday if their demands aren&39;t met.