South Africa: Improvement in Metrorail Performance

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- allafrica.com | 4 days ago

There has been a slight improvement in Metrorail's performance since the operation of the Ministerial War Room on the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).

"By Monday afternoon, 78% of scheduled train trips ran, with 53% of them running on time. On Tuesday morning, those figures rose to 86% of scheduled train trips running and 73% of them running on time," said the Department of Transport.

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula on Friday unveiled the Ministerial War Room on Prasa, aimed at aggressively improving the quality of the country's passenger rail service.

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