ATDF is demanding that Transnet refuses entry to any foreign truck driver driving a South African registered vehicle from the 1st of November 2020.
In a memorandum seen by SA Trucker addressed to Transnet the organisation writes:
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[sic]1. We need no South African registration truck to be driven by foreign nationals, loading or offloading in the harbour.
2. The foreign registration truck be driven by foreign truck driver as it happens to other countries like Namibia.
This must be served as from the 1st of November 2020.
We say no to transfer of poverty in our country.
Enough is enough!!!
Signed off by ATDF Chairman Siyabonga Dlamini and Secretary Sfiso Nyathi.
SA Trucker spoke to ATDF Secretary, Sfiso Nyathi, who confirmed that the document was indeed made by their organisation.