Mbalula’s Prasa decision widely praised

Mbalula’s Prasa decision widely praised

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Nigel Sibanda

However, an expert said it was a mystery that no-one had been locked up amid the ‘cheating and corruption’.

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula’s decision to place the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) under administration has been well received. But one expert questioned why it had not happened sooner, and why former board members had not been arrested and charged. Mbalula announced at a press briefing yesterday his decision to dissolve the interim Prasa board after conducting a review of the performance of the board and the entity as a whole. He found “Prasa has deep-rooted challenges that require decisive interventions at leadership and management levels”. “Since the interim board’s appointment, the affairs of the entity have not...




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