The full impact of taxi strike not yet known
15 March 2011
One person has been reported as having died after the start of the taxi strike yesterday in Cape Town.
The man is believed to have been shot while driving a bakery delivery van earlier this morning.
The full impact of the strike is not yet known but there were clashes between protesters and police.
Ministry of Transport’s Logan Maistry says the department will not tolerate violence and that they will ensure that the strike ends soon.