OUTA denounces president Zuma’s politically-driven removal of the astute Minister of Finance, Nhlanhla Nene, which will come at the expense of the prosperity of South Africa’s people.
We cannot fail to notice the similarities between Minister Nene’s removal and the… Get more
Following the recent admission by SANRAL Spokesman, Mr Vusi Mona (Fin24, 3rd December 2015) that SANRAL have only collected less than 1% (R40 million) of the outstanding e-toll debt during the first month of the e-toll discount… Get more
SANRAL Spokesperson, Mr Vusi Mona’s response to OUTA’s claims of the e-Toll scheme’s failure, clearly indicates how out of touch he is with his own organisation’s reality, and the numbers as provided by their own collection agency, the Electronic Toll… Get more
This week, two years ago, on the third of December 2013, the E-Toll scheme was launched, despite overwhelming public dissention and warnings that it would not be an effective ‘user-pays’ mechanism to service the Gauteng freeway upgrade bonds.
OUTA’s research… Get more
Following a month of SANRAL’s dispensation, which offers discount on outstanding e-toll debt, the uptake has been dismal and all indications are that this carrot will not be the saving grace for the ill-fated e-Toll scheme. “The announcement by… Get more
In response to the Gauteng provincial government’s decision to allocate R123 million in its 2015 budget towards SANRAL for the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP), OUTA fears that this has serious consequences to Gauteng taxpayers and this action is a… Get more
In response to news that Sanral has transgressed the Metrology Act in failing to obtain certification of its electronic systems, the Opposition for Urban Tolling Alliance has issued the following statement.
In a parliamentary question put by Anton Alberts of… Get more