R24 #TaxiProtest through your eyes

EWN brings you the heavy traffic delays caused by Gauteng metered taxi drivers blocking parts of the R24 highway.


JOHANNESBURG – A go-slow by metered taxi drivers on the R24 highway east, heading to OR Tambo International Airport caused heavy traffic delays this morning, with many people missing their flights.

Taxi drivers parked their vehicles near the Barbara Road off-ramp, protesting against cab hailing service Uber.

The morning rush was affected with traffic coming to a standstill.

Police officers are also on the scene.

This is how many affected motorists documented the incident.