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20 November 2020

'Provision of learner transport services and bicycles is Dept responsibility' says MEC Lehari


North West MEC for Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari said the delivery of 188 bicycles to the leaders of Sempapa Secondary High School in Mathibestad is the step towards resolving traveling challenges for learners of this school.

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19 November 2020

ZERO TOLERANCE” FESTIVE OPERATION PLAN UNVEILED BY MEC LEHARI


“We are not going to be tolerant for any deviancy this coming festive season”, declared MEC Sello Lehari. Senior management of law enforcement in the Province were briefing the MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management on festive period plans. The joint operational plans seek to ensure rules and regulations are adhered to by road users during this festive period

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04 November 2020

“SPATE OF ACCIDENTS VEXING”, SAID CONCERNED MEC LEHARI AS ROAD CRASHES CLAIMED 11 LIVES


Eleven people have died in two separate horrific accidents in the last two weeks, and this is a serious concern. This is according to the MEC for the Department of Community and Transport Management, Sello Lehari. The latest accident earlier this week claimed four lives to date.

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25 October 2020

GANYESA ACCIDENT CLAIMED EIGHT LIVES INCLUDING A THREE MONTHS OLD BABY


Three women were burnt beyond recognition when two vehicles collided head-on along the Ganyesa and Vryburg Road in the Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District. The vehicles burst into flames immediately after the collision, making it difficult to rescue passengers who were trapped. The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari passed condolences to the bereaved families.

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23 October 2020

“THE TIME TO END TAXI VIOLENCE IS NOW”, SAYS MEC LEHARI IN CLOSING PROVINCIAL LEKGOTLA


The violence that characterises the taxi industry should end and should end now. This is the message from the MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management Sello Lehari. He was speaking on the second and last day of the Provincial Taxi Lekgotla held in Rustenburg. The lekgotla is part of build-up to the National taxi lekgotla to be held next week in Gauteng. The Provincial was opened by Minister Fikile Mbalula yesterday and was closed by Premier Professor Job Mokgoro. MEC Lehari decried the morass that the taxi industry found itself in.

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05 October 2020

'WE HOPE AND PRAY FOR MOJALEFA’S SAFE RETURN' - SAYS MEC LEHARI


The Moleme family in Swartdam outside Makapanstad is appealing to anyone with information to assist the police to find their abducted son Mojalefa. The 39 year old businessman was allegedly abducted from his house on Sunday last week and has not been seen since.

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04 October 2020

NW to host fourth District Taxi Lekgotla in Bojanala


MEC for Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari will lead the fourth District Taxi Lekgotla that is scheduled to take place in Mogogelo Community Hall in the Moretele Local Municipality.

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03 October 2020

Joint Transport Month Program – MEC Gaoage Molapisi and MEC Sello Lehari


Mahikeng: Members of the media are invited to the joint Transport Month Progam for the Department of Public Works and Roads and Community Safety and Transport Management.

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30 September 2020

ILLEGAL TAXI OPERATORS IN SIGHT OF DR KK DISTRICT TAXI LEKGOTLA


Key among issues which are likely to spark debate in the deliberations at Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Taxi Lekgotla is the illegal operation in the KOSH area. This conurbation compromising Klerksdorp, Orkney, Stilfontein and Haartebees is among the biggest in the Province.

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28 September 2020

District Taxi Lekgotla expected to tackle troubling illegal public transportation in Ngaka Modiri Molema


Illegal transportation has been an eye-sore in public transport in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District especially in Mahikeng sub-district, which is mostly the cause for tensions and violence that erupted in the capital city.

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25 September 2020

"WHEN TWO BROTHERS ARE FIGHTING, STRANGERS INHERIT THEIR WEALTH”, SAID MEC LEHARI DURING THE DISTRICT TAXI LEKGOTLA IN VRYBURG


Following the successful launch of the NW Taxi Public Discourse three days ago, MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari led members of the Community, the district taxi Lekgotla at the Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati Banquet Hall in Vryburg.

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22 September 2020

NW taxi operators commit to reshape the industry through Taxi Lekgotla


Mahikeng - The North West Community Safety and Transport Management MEC Sello Lehari acknowledged the commitment made by the South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO) in the Province to actively participate in the Provincial Taxi Lekgotla that is set to professionalize the industry as an positive contribution to the economy.

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19 September 2020

MEC LEHARI LEADS TAXI LEKGOTLA DISCOURSE


Following the release of the National Taxi Lekgotla Discussion Documents by the Minister of the Department of Transport, the North West Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, MEC Sello Lehari will lead the Provincial Taxi Lekgotla Public Discourse, which is intended to encourage maximum participation of stakeholders and outline objectives of the Provincial Lekgotla.

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14 September 2020

LAUNCH OF TRACERS TRANSPORT FOR MASS SCREENING, TRACING AND TESTING


The MECs of Health MEC Madoda Sambatha and Community Safety and Transport Management MEC Sello Lehari will tomorrow jointly lead a procession to officially launch the tracer transport for mass screening, tracing and testing.

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12 September 2020

Jaws Suffocates illegal operators in Mahikeng


The North West Provincial Road Traffic Management, Jaws Special Unit has impounded 27 motor vehicles in Mahikeng for illegal operations.

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10 September 2020

REVERSAL OF APPOINTMENT OF THE NW PUBLIC TRANSPORT INTERVENTION TEAM


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari has requested the Head of the Department to reverse the appointment of the North Public Transport Intervention Team (NWPTIT) that was established last week.

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08 September 2020

MEC LEHARI BLITZ MORETELE POLICE STATIONS UNANNOUNCED


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari made an unannounced visit to four police stations in the Moretele Local Municipality.

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07 September 2020

MEC Lehari encourages community to report crime cases on time


GANYESA, North West Community Safety and Transport Management, MEC Sello Lehari pleads with communities to work with law enforcement authorities and to report criminal cases on time to ease investigations.

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03 September 2020

INTERVENTION TEAM CHAIR VOWS TO DO ALL THEY COULD TO STABILIZE TRANSPORT SECTOR


The chairperson of the North West Public Transport Intervention Team, Star Vilakazi has vowed as the team they will do all they could to stabilize the industry. The NWPTIT was established by MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari to deal with public transport related challenges.

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28 August 2020

MEC LEHARI LAUDS SUCCESSFUL ALL WOMEN LAW ENFORCEMENT OPERATION


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari applauded the senior women law enforcement officers for brilliantly planning the operation on N4 as the country marks an end of Women’s Month.

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26 August 2020

R503 DANVILLE TRAFFIC CIRCLE, MAHIKENG, UNDER TRAFFIC OFFICER'S WATCH


MAHIKENG, The North West MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari appeals to motorists in Mahikeng to be cautious when they approach the Mahikeng traffic Circle in Danville.

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26 August 2020

MEC LEHARI ESTABLISHES NW PUBLIC TRANSPORT INTERVENTION TEAM, (NWPTIT)


MAHIKENG,The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari is in the process of establishing North West Public Transport Invention Team (NWPTIT). The purpose of the Team is assist to in addressing and handling transport related challenges that among others include taxi violence.

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26 August 2020

MEC LEHARI'S CONDOLENCE MESSAGE ON THE PASSING ON OF MS YVONNE MALOKA, DEPUTY DIRECTOR ATTACHED TO LEARNER TRANSPORT


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Mr Sello Lehari is saddened by the passing on of one of the longest serving staff member and manager, Ms Mampadisang Yvonne Maloka.

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21 August 2020

MEC Lehari and Department Successfully wraps up disinfection programme in Bojanala


Koster- Over the past couple of weeks, the Department of Community Safety and Transport led by MEC Sello Lehari has embarked on an intensive disinfection and fumigation programme at various taxi ranks and traffic offices across the Bojanala District. The weekly programme, which is also an opportunity to monitor compliance by taxi operators, commuters and the public will now be moving into other districts in the province after the final leg which took place in Kgetleng Municipality this week.

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21 August 2020

MEC LEHARI MEETS NW BUS OPERATORS


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari accompanied by senior management of the department met bus operators in Koster. The meeting should have taken place earlier in the year but plans were disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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13 August 2020

MEC CALLS ON COMMUNITIES TO HELP FIGHT CRIME


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari, is calling on North West communities to help the law enforcement to fight crime. Though certain categories of crimes went up, the Province is among the three that managed to bring figures of aggravating crimes.

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12 August 2020

MEC LEHARI SATISFIED, 'MOGWASE POLICE STATION COMPLIES WITH COVID-19 REGULATIONS'


MOGWASE: North West Community Safety and Transport Management, MEC Sello Leahari applauds the Mogwase Police Station in the Bojanala District for its satisfactory compliance with COVID-19 regulations.

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11 August 2020

MEC LEHARI CONTINUES TO CREATE SAFER ENVIRONMENT THROUGH DISINFECTION OF PUBLIC TRANSPORT RANKS


North West Community Safety and Transport Management MEC Sello Lehari continue with thorough disinfection of taxi ranks in the Province.

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05 August 2020

“WE CAN BEAT THIS DISEASE WHEN WE WORK TOGETHER”, SAYS MEC LEHARI


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari led senior management to the disinfecting of the taxi ranks and Provincial Traffic offices in Brits.

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04 August 2020

NORTH WEST MEC's LEHARI AND MOILOA MET WITH ZEERUST COMMUNITY LEADERS FOLLOWING UNRESTS


The MEC for the department of Community Safety and Transport Management Sello Lehari accompanied Acting COGTA MEC, Boitumelo Moiloa to meet the leaders of the Ramotshere Moiloa communities following unrests. The residents had been up in arms for lack of service delivery in the municipality.

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04 August 2020

MEC LEHARI MOURNS SANTACO SECRETARY MR NAPHAKADE


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari is saddened by the sudden passing of North West SANTACO Provincial Secretary Mr Velakhe Andrew Naphakade. The report received by the Office of the MEC was that Mr Naphakade was rushed to the hospital after suffering severe headache where his body ultimately succumbed.

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31 July 2020

MEC LEHARI PAID PREMIER MOKGORO A COURTESY VISIT


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Mr Sello Lehari, did yesterday, Thursday 30 July 2020 pay a courtesy visit to Premier of the Province, Professor Job Mokgoro.

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30 July 2020

The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari, has lauded the brave traffic cop who was knocked down on duty in Oukasie, Brits.


Provincial Inspector Tshepang Masike had stopped the driver whose car was in motion and thought that he was about to stop. But as the 22 year old female officer approached the vehicle, the driver then suddenly sped off and in the process bumped-on the traffic officer pushing her to the side walk-way.

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21 July 2020

MEC LEHARI PAYS TRIBUTE TO HONOURABLE MAPITI MATSENA, GAUTENG MPL


Having to pay tribute to anyone who has passed on, is not easy at all. It is even more so difficult when such a person is a dependable comrade and friend that Honourable Mapiti Matsena was. Coming from an area which borders four Provinces; Gauteng, North West, Limpopo and Mpumalanga, it was inevitable that our paths would cross. read more+


17 July 2020

COMMUNITY SAFETY AND TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT WARNS OF FAKE POSTS ADVERTISEMENT


It has come to the attention of the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management that there had been fake posts advertised in the name of the Department. The Department therefore wishes to advise prospective applicants that the last advertised positions were four months ago, in March 2020 . read more+


07 July 2020

MEC LEHARI REGRETS COVID-19 CASES REPORTED IN THE DEPARTMENT


The MEC for Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari has noted with regret the five COVID 19 cases reported by various Traffic Stations in the Province. Of the five, three are in Dr Kenneth Kaunda, one each in Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati and Bojanala respectively. read more+


30 June 2020

MEC MEETS PRE BOARD


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari met the North West Provincial Entity Regulator (PRE) for the public transport. The key responsibilities of Board comprising seven members among others include adjudication of new operating licenses, monitoring of public transport (busses and taxis) in the Province, holding enquiries defrauding operators, perform route alignment in the event of a conflict and rationalize public transport in the Province read more+


25 June 2020

MEC LEHARI SHOCKED TO THE CORE ON THE SPIKE OF GBV


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari is still reeling with shock on the numerous cases of gender based violence (GBV) reported in the Province. The latest shocking incidents are reported in Taung. read more+


03 June 2020

PHASED IN APPROACH OF RETURN TO OFFICE


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17 May 2020

CIVILIAN SECRETARIAT FOR POLICE SERVICE MANAGEMENT IS SADDENED BY THE LOSS OF TWO SAPS MEMBERS TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC


The Secretary for Police Service, Mr Alvin Rapea conveys his sincerest condolences to the families and loved ones of the South African Police front liners whom we recently lost in the pertinent call of duty during the CODID-19 pandemic. read more+


07 May 2020

MEC LEHARI CONFIRMS THAT NORTHWEST TRANSPORT INVESTMENT, NTI IS BACK


The Department of Community Safety and Transport Management is pleased to announce that after a long and arduous battle to safe National Transport Investment, NTI, the process is finally over. The Mahikeng High Court has ruled that the entity should not be liquidated as demanded by the creditors. read more+


03 May 2020

MEC LEHARI APPLAUDS DELAREYVILLE COMMUNITY FOR RE-ARREST OF ESCAPEES


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management Sello Lehari applauded assistance by the community that led to rearrest of awaiting trial detainees. read more+


02 May 2020

MEC LEHARI VOWS FOR ZERO TOLERANCE DURING LOCKDOWN TRAVELING WINDOW PERIOD


North West Community Safety and Transport Management MEC, Sello Lehari pleads with motorists and all road users who will be travelling during the lockdown window period to adhere to regulations and abide to road rules. read more+


01 May 2020

'LETS FIGHT COVID-19 TOGETHER' - SAYS TAXI MAN


"We need to work together and put aside our differences to win the war against Covid-19." This sobering message was delivered by the chairperson of the Greater Ventersdorp Taxi Association, Mr Smanga Biyana. He pleaded with public transport operators in the area to align themselves with lockdown regulations as the country enters Level 4 of the restrictions. read more+


29 April 2020

MEC Lehari concerned about non-compliance in rural villages


Leading the distribution of Personal Protective Equipments (PPE) in the Kagisano-Molopo and Mamusa Municipalities respectively, the North West MEC for Department of Community Safety and Transport Management Sello Lehari raised a concern on non-compliance rate regarding lockdown regulations of communities in villages. read more+


21 April 2020

MEC REGRETS LOSS OF LIFE AND APPEALS FOR CALM


The acting MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Oageng Molapisi regrets the loss of life of a toddler and asked for thorough investigation. read more+


14 April 2020

MEC RECOVERING WELL AT HOME


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari is recovering well at home following an accident. Last week on Tuesday (April 07, 2020) MEC was traveling to Rustenburg to launch alongside the Premier the distribution of Personal Protective Equipment to the taxi operators and drivers. read more+


14 April 2020

Vehicle's disc expired during lockdown will be given grace


Motor vehicle licences which expired during the lockdown will be given grace for owners to renew. read more+


08 April 2020

Public transport operators urged to disinfects their taxis every after load


Adherence to lockdown regulations has become the order of the day for every government activity in order to fight the spread of COVID-19 in the entire country. read more+


03 April 2020

121 SCREENED FOR COVID-19 DURING LAW ENFORCEMENT OPERATION ON N18


The MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari has been leading compliance operations throughout the Province. Having had similar operations in Mahikeng, Lichtenburg, Moruleng, Rustenburg, Potchefstroom and Klerksdorp, the MEC further visited Taung and Vryburg. read more+


01 April 2020

'ADHERE OR FACE THE LAW' – MEC LEHARI WARNS TAXI OPERATORS


The North West MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari reminds public transport operators that Minister of Transport has only relaxed operating times on within the set restrictions of lockdown guidelines. read more+



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