Taxi drivers blockade, raid buses, 'steal' passengers'

SAPS assist in inspecting bus operations on the Quigney

Bizarre scenes played out at the Windmill bus terminus on the East London beachfront in Quigney on Wednesday, when 50 angry local taxi drivers blockaded luxury coaches, accusing them of over-booking passengers and leaving the taxi industry short of customers. The taxi drivers brought the luxury bus operations to a standstill for the entire day.

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