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MyCiTi bus routes affected as bus drivers protest

Union representative Patrick Mabindisa says drivers want better working conditions.

MyCiTi bus drivers strike at the Cape Town Civic Centre on 15 October 2018. Picture: Kaylynn Palm/EWN

CAPE TOWN - A MyCiTi bus drivers' demonstration continues to cause disruptions along Hertzog Boulevard in Cape Town's CBD.

The service has also been disrupted by a wildcat or illegal strike.

Several routes have been affected.

Union representative Patrick Mabindisa says drivers want better working conditions.

“You can’t take care of any of your family members upon sickness or upon death because you are earning from pocket to mouth. We want equal work, equal pay and better working conditions. We want to be insourced by the City of Cape Town.”

(Edited by Mihlali Ntsabo)

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