(Source: dailynews.co.za) The taxi industry has been left in shambles following the unfortunate death of a taxi owner’s wife. According to the reports, the head of the Witwatersrand African Taxi Association (Wata) was severely injured during what's suspected as a drive-by shooting in Amangwe within KwaZulu-Natal.
There has been pain and despite after An East London taxi driver who went missing on Wednesday following a hijacking was found dead. His body was found dumped at a cemetery. Nolwandisa Krakra, 50, the widow of 54-year-old of Mlulami Krakra, said her husband’s body, which was discovered at the weekend, had gunshot wounds.
A Toyota Avanza taxi that had picked up hitchhikers unlawfully got involved in a head on collision with a Bakkie. Four people were killed, and three others were hurt and taken to hospital. Tikana-gxothiwe’s spokesperson, Unathi Binqose, told the Dispatch the accident took place on the exit from Ngcobo towards Mthatha.
The chairperson of the Witwatersrand African Taxi Association was shot whilst NGOs wife died from the same shooting in KZN at Amangwe. The Taxi boss believed to be Innocent Mbatha who is 69 years old was driving on the Amangwe Rd when a white Avanza with tinted windows overtook his car on Sunday.
The owners of private vehicles that will continue to force passengers to St Wendolin’s & Klaarwater Association, after being sent a message that this would not happen from next Monday. Yesterday, the organisation's announcement on social media made it clear that Uber cars, rides and rides in the same car known as lift club, Yo Taxi, Bolt and Avanza transporting people illegally are no longer needed in their area, because it disrupts the work of the association
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Source: https://twitter.com/Cinnamon_Guy_/status/1423196900115746818?s=08 What ended up being terrible with the Taxi Association? Uber drivers are being restricted. It's heartbreaking how this is happening, because people that drivers ubbers are similarly hustling a furthermore needs to deal with their families. We need to learn take each other comparable a love each other.
https://www.facebook.com/102256761477603/posts/318490989854178/ They killed him for his money and took his Avanza minibus. MORGENZON - My Brother Themba Hector Majole was working for the SANDF for 19 years, however on 01 April 2021, He was kidnapped with another 3 family members and was held hostage for 4 days at Kwa-Mhlanga, Mpumalanga.
24 December 2021 [News Update] FIVE DIE IN A MULTIPLE VEHICLE CRASH. Five people died on Friday morning and two others were crtitically injured in a head-on collision on the N1 South near Middlefontein in the Waterberg district. A Toyota Avanza reportedly had a tyre burst and collided head-on with an oncoming Mini Cooper and crashed a Hyundai SUV.
Taxis torched as violence over routes grips Phalaborwa The taxi war between Avanza taxis and the taxi associations in Phalaborwa, Limpopo, is far from over. The route runs through four townships to the only shopping complex in the entire Namakgale area and both associations believe they are the rightful operators.
Reckless Driving. Taxi drivers are famously known for driving recklessly and causing unnecessary accidents on the road which could be easily avoided if they respect the road signs and other drivers on the road. Everyone knows how taxi drivers behave on the road, it is very uncomfortable as a driver to be driving next to a taxi because you know that most taxi drivers couldn't care less about putting other people at risk on the road.
#WesternCape #SamoraMachel "After we heard the BANG sound we thought they were shooting at him." A man who was found dead in an Avanza car in Samora Machel is believed to have been shocked. Last night around 9pm a man was estimated to be 25 to 30 years old and died in an Avanza.
Accident A case of culpable homicide has been opened by police after three (3) people died in two separate accidents this week. ● The first incident took place on the R58 in Lady Gray just near Aliwal North where a Toyota Avanza with five (5) passengers collided with a Polo (VW) with two (2) passengers (men)
In a traffic accident in Gauteng, a kid died and five people were injured. According to emergency services, three persons reportedly left the site of the collision.On Sunday night, a Toyota Avanza collided with a delivery truck in Lindhaven, Krugersdorp, killing the 10-year-old child.
A well known Avanza driver has been killed by the taxi drivers in Mdantsane. This incident happened later when Mandilakhe Hoyana gave hitch-hikers a lift after picking them from a hiking spot. This is not a first incident to occur in the province, last month a taxi driver from Queenstown has be sentenced to 75 years in prison after chasing a Toyota Avanza and forcing it into an accident that took three lives.
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A OFF-DUTY COP HAS BEEN KILLED! MURDER and attempted murder cases have been opened in Mfuleni, Cape Town, following a shooting at a car wash on Taurmaline Street in the Bardale squatter camp on Sunday afternoon. According to a resident who did not want to be identified, an off-duty cop drove her car to the car wash and was later shot dead by suspects who inquired about rates.
He was kidnapped and later killed and the two dangerous suspects are released on bail while other two suspects are on the run. Themba Hector Majole was working for the SANDF for 19 years, on the 01 April 2021 he was abducted with 3 other family members and were held hostage for 4 days at Kwa-Mhlanga, Mpumalanga.
It has been reported that an Eastern Cape taxi driver who was a reason of a horrific head-on collision that claimed five lives in May 2014, has been sentenced to 75 years in prison. The taxi driver had chased a vehicle that picked up passengers hitch-hiking along the side of the road, when the accident occurred.
Mpho Mphoentle Setseta says her brother together with her sister are being hijacked and kidnapped in Tshepisong.They were traveling with a Toyota vehicle as Avanza, which it is white in colour and the registration is as follows; HY 57 SP GP.The registration reveals clearly that their vehicle is registered in Gauteng province.