The President of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa Alongside Prasa unveiled two new trial trains at the Cape Town Train Station today. Prasa group CEO Dr Nkosinathi Sishi briefly explained how the new trains will operate and also spoke about the measurements they are taking to counter vandalism, which is a major problem facing Prasa currently in Cape Town and South Africa as a whole. The test is to ensure that the railway tracks in Cape Town are in line with the kind of quality the new trains come with, amongst other factors.
The President took a ride on the train and explained briefly to eNCA the short and long term plan of this initiative and what it means for the Mother City as a whole going forward. Watch here: