On Sunday, 24 October 2021, a group of truck drivers prevented trucks from passing through the N10 National Road outside Middelburg. Vehicles were allowed to pass through however, all trucks have been stopped. At this stage, it is alleged that the drivers are protesting against foreign drivers. On Monday 25 […]
Please take note of the following information: 1. Reports of light snowfall and poor driving conditions along the N6 section 5 between Komani & Jamestown at or near the Penhoek pass, there is also a heavy duty truck that has jack-knifed and is blocking the road. Motorists are advised to […]
The Road Freight Association (RFA) is deeply concerned at the deteriorating state of South Africa’s roads and the severe consequences of this. In a recently-released report titled “South Africa’s Road Construction Industry – A Regional Look” by consulting company Frost & Sullivan, it was stated that more than half (54%) […]
Acting KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr Kwazi Mshengu, has tasked law enforcement agencies to act swiftly against those in the Freight Industry who are threatening to cause anarchy and shutdown major transport routes in the province. MEC Mshengu said all law enforcement agencies in the province […]
“The situation here is bad – very, very bad,” says one of the thousands of truck drivers stranded at the Lebombo border crossing station in Komatipoort, Mpumalanga. With truck queues now stretching more than 25 kms and soaring temperatures often exceeding 32 degrees, lives and livelihoods are at stake. The […]
Stationary truck standing in roadway on the Abel Erasmus Pass. On the R36-4 km marking 74.4.Between Leboeng and Mapareng. Be on the lookout when driving in that direction.
A truck driver has sustained moderate injuries after a truck overturned on the N12 about twenty kilometres from Warrenton in the Northern Cape. The exact detail to the cause of the accident will remain a subject for police investigation and comment. Reports from the scene indicate that the road has […]
THE lifeblood of the Kranskop and Greytown farming community, the R74, has come under siege allegedly by locals who are stopping and burning farmers’ trucks. A Kranskop farmer, who asked not to be named, said a truck transporting his farm’s timber as well as two other trucks were stopped during […]