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JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng Transport MEC Jacob Mamabolo has hit out at the taxi business after savagery ejected in the Johannesburg downtown area on Saturday. 

Something like four minibus taxis were set land, while six others were harmed close to the crossing point of Commissioner and Von Weilling roads subsequent to fighting affiliations purportedly conflicted over courses. 

Pressures between drivers from the Witwatersrand African Taxi Association and the Nancefield Dube West Association started disorder in the bustling downtown area, leaving one individual harmed. 

Mamabolo said the two affiliations had seriously subverted the work that the vehicle office and the taxi business have done to balance out the area in the region. 

"We consider pioneers answerable for this. They ought to truly be embarrassed about themselves that they've put the business that is attempting to reconstruct and rearrange itself that truly sabotages totally the work that we have set up." 

The MEC asked police to capture the individuals who did the demonstrations of guiltiness. 

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