What taxis are doing is wrong, but for the right reasons
SA can choose to be united in condemning the deliberate endangerment of people’s lives through defying social distancing, but
pretending that the reasons for this action is simply greed is unfair.
A commuter wearing a face mask as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus rests inside a taxi at the Bara taxi rank in Soweto, Johannesburg, on June 1, 2020. South Africa moved into level three of a five-tier lockdown on June 1, 2020, to continue efforts to curb the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Under level three, all but high-risk sectors of the economy will be allowed to reopen. (Photo by Michele Spatari / AFP)