Truckers behind N3 highway blockade face economic sabotage charges

Truckers behind N3 highway blockade face economic sabotage charges

2021-12-06 12:55:00 AM

Truckers behind N3 highway blockade face economic sabotage charges

Flashpoint highway between Johannesburg and Durban targeted in dispute over foreign drivers

Mary Papayya and Garth TheunissenJust five months after eight days of violence and looting swept across parts of SA in early July, one of the flashpoints — the N3 highway between Johannesburg and Durban — was again at the centre of civil unrest. Truckers who were arrested after an illegal blockade on Friday are facing charges of economic sabotage.

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Chaos erupted after truck drivers blocked the highway at Van Reenen’s Pass and the Tugela Toll Plaza with their vehicles. They were demanding an end to the hiring of foreign drivers. The All Truck Drivers Forum and Allied SA and the Road Freight Association (RFA) confirmed to Business Day that the issue of foreign drivers was at the centre of the dispute...

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They might face charges but the chances of being persecuted is almost zero. About time ..

Dozen truckers to stand trial for N3 blockadePolice spokesperson Brig Jay Naicker said 12 truck drivers, whose vehicles obstructed the flow of traffic and who defied instructions by police to remove their trucks, were arrested on Sunday. Thank you, these common low life criminals must be jailed!!! good. Does this truck blockade and today's truck blockade of the highway opposite Soweto have anything to do with RET faction trying to cause chaos as they did with the Zuma Insurrection in July. 350 died & thousands lost their jobs due to the Zuma traitors! Time for SAPS to get mean!

Dozen truckers to stand trial for N3 blockadePolice spokesperson Brig Jay Naicker said 12 truck drivers, whose vehicles obstructed the flow of traffic and who defied instructions by police to remove their trucks, were arrested on Sunday. errolbsk And what about the 6 who instigated the July riots? Same 12 that were part of the Kzn July rioting. Funny Good news

N3 reopens after truck protest but drivers face wet-weather warningThe N3 highway between Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal was fully reopened early on Saturday morning after a truck protest that severely disrupted traffic, management of the N3 Toll Concession said. 22:17 Update: R66 A report just in states a truck forced to stop at the scene which is being looted by protesters with burning debris and stoning vehicles taking place..authorities on the scene.... As received 21:27 Eshowe No Go area, they are busy looting one of my trucks now L.Naicker kzn saerTruckers rsa_trucker BOSBEER2006 EWNTraffic SABCNews _ArriveAlive Elma09915430

N3 reopens after truck protest but drivers face wet-weather warningThe N3 highway between Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal was fully reopened early on Saturday morning after a truck protest that severely disrupted traffic, management of the N3 Toll Concession said.

N3 reopens after truck protest but drivers face wet-weather warningThe N3 highway between Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal was fully reopened early on Saturday morning after a truck protest that severely disrupted traffic, management of the N3 Toll Concession said. And Cele and Mbalula were nowhere to be found. Missing in action once again. But it's okay, some truck drivers were taken in for questioning (not arrested for economic sabotage mind you). But walk on the beach without a mask and see how quickly you are arrested. All those drivers should be fired it is tantamount to an illegal strike at this extremely busy period of the year. Costing our country millions in lost revenue and make it so difficult for travelers. They should arrested for their actions.

Dozen truckers to stand trial for N3 blockadePolice spokesperson Brig Jay Naicker said 12 truck drivers, whose vehicles obstructed the flow of traffic and who defied instructions by police to remove their trucks, were arrested on Sunday. errolbsk And what about the 6 who instigated the July riots? Same 12 that were part of the Kzn July rioting. Funny Good news