Zululand taxi owners take step up

Constance Gumede and Dudu Buthelezi

TO strengthen and improve the local taxi industry, owners and operators around the region attended a special workshop at the Empangeni Country Club last week.

The training programmes drew on the expertise of experienced academic personnel and industry specialists, who formed part of the collaboration with the purpose of supporting the development of the industry.

Hamilton Mathaba with Santaco-Ubuntu Sub Region Secretary Phathizwe Malinga

Experts provided operators with information on how to train their drivers on various issues, and ensure their vehicles are roadworthy and drivers obey road rules.

Patrick Khumalo and Thembinkosi Dlomo proudly display their certificates

Owners also received administrative and logistical support to ensure they get information to provide the industry with better and safe drivers.

Representing the eSikhawini Taxi Association (ETA) is Hlengi Zungu
PHOTOS: Wellington Makwakwa

After the the intensive training, owners received certificates of completion, courtesy of South African National Taxi Council (Santaco).

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