Update: No taxis on the roads, with some people walking to work in Ladysmith

The latest news concerning the ban of taxis in Ladysmith is that roads have been blocked off with stones in the Burford and Driefontein areas.

Many people living in Roosboom are walking into town as they make their way to work.

At this stage, people are making use of buses, but it seems that more buses are needed to transport people.

There is no sign of taxis on the roads.

Also read: Breaking News: MEC for Transport takes on Ladysmith taxi warlords, banning taxis operating in Ladysmith for 6 months

Also read: Update: MEC for Transport bans local taxis for 6 months – buses have been supplied, but expect workers to be late

Police are currently out patrolling the affected areas.

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Saish Motheram

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