Taxi are fast becoming a law on they own from playing police to judge in the townships meaning community report to taxi drivers any sort of crime where a physical punishment system is the order of the day and sometimes a innocent person get beaten ending up been murdered.
Roads around the Golden Acre are being blocked off again and there are reports of intimidation. At this stage we are operating but with diversions. If you are at the Golden Acre please approach an official for updated information as the situation is changing quickly. We are doing everything that we can to minimise the impact on our passengers but we are reliant on assistance from law enforcement and SAPS. Thank you for your understanding.
Taxi protest, Sir Lowry Road obstructed in both directions between Russel Street and Tennant Street, taxi drivers blocked roadway,
Guys N2 blocked with taxis at pinelands turnoff. Tear gas being fired also.
Situation looks calm but traffic back up from Pinelands off ramp N2 outbound use alternative routes if you are coming out of town