Today's Big Stories

Shaken woman recounts her run-in with Joe Slovo taxi protesters

Disruptive taxi protests continue in Joe Slovo, near Milnerton, against new MyCiTi routes in the area.

CapeTalk caller Nicki recounts her unsettling encounter with disgruntled taxi drivers on her way to work in Montague Gardens this morning.

She describes how two taxis surrounded her kombi and blocked her in, assuming that she was a taxi operator.

I couldn't go anywhere... They started banging on my door to see if I've got any people in my car to pool out. They're pulling kids out of buses as well and they have to walk.

Nicki, caller

According to Nicki, law enforcement was not on the scene at the time of her experience.

She has urged motorists commuting along Koeberg Road, or in the Milnerton vicinity, to travel with caution.

Listen to the full conversation from CapeTalk's Breakfast with Kieno Kammies:


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