|Open letter to the MEC for Transport in the Western Cape and Mr Nathan about Golden Arrow/Taxi problems by Bantu Holomisa - UDM President (01/08/2000)|
On the 27 July 2000, I was invited to two meetings of the Taxi industry to listen to their side of the story in the on-going conflict between the Taxi Associations and Golden Arrow Bus Company in the Western Cape region.
first meeting comprised ten delegates from each of CATA and
CODETA Taxi Associations. The second one, which I was
invited to address involved about ± 1500 Taxi owners and
drivers. Both meetings expressed identical concerns that
The following are the areas identified by the Taxi Associations as evidence of the
un-even playing field:-