Minister Fikile Mbalula joins taxi industry leaders in a sanitisation drive to prevent Covid19, 24 Mar

23 Mar 2020

The Minister of Transport, Mr. Fikile Mbalula commends the South African taxi industry’s response to the Corona virus outbreak.

Following the President’s announcement last week and the Minister’s plea for the transport sector to work together with government various taxi industry unions led sanitization drives on taxis and taxi ranks across South Africa.

A move welcomed by government and appreciated by the Minister who on Friday last week met with some of the taxi industry stakeholders.

The Minister will tomorrow join these ongoing initiatives to raise awareness about hygiene on public transport.

The media is invited as following:

Date: 24 March 2020
Venue: Baragwanath Taxi Rank
Time: 5h30 for 6h00

Confirm attendance to: Esethu Hasane on 071 259 2522 email:

Ayanda Allie Paine
Cell: 074 823 7979

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