2016/17 road death toll stands at 1714

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Published on January 11, 2017
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Transport Minister, Dipuo Peters, has expressed deep concern over the five per cent increase in road fatalities during the 2016-2017 festive season compared to the same time in the previous period. There's also skepticism around the efficiency and effectiveness of the country's road safety campaigns following the minister's announcement of the 2016/17 festive season road deaths. 1714 people lost their lives on South Africans roads over the festive period. To analyse the situation and give us a way forward we are joined by the Chief Executive Officer of the Road Traffic Management Corporation we are joined by Advocate Makhosini Msibi.

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