Johannesburg - The African National Congress (ANC) in Gauteng's Ekurhuleni region has alerted new Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to the contentious e-tolls matter that awaits his urgent attention as he takes office.
The region held its executive council meeting this week and congratulated President Cyril Ramaphosa and his newly appointed 28-member Cabinet.
"The regional executive committee [REC] wishes to congratulate the appointment of Fikile Mbalula as Minister of Transport. The ANC in Ekurhuleni is inspired by the energy and skills which he continues to possess," the ANC the region said in a statement.
"However, the REC wishes to draw the attention of Fikile Mbalula to the continuing e-toll saga in Gauteng.
"The REC wishes to highlight the need for the new minister of transport and the MEC of Public Transport and Road infrastructure, Jacob Mamabolo, to pay urgent attention to e-tolls.