People in the Western Cape have lost hope in the taxi industry. This is according to Transport MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela. The MEC and Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula led a provincial taxi lekgotla in Cape Town om Thursday. It comes after a recent spike in taxi violence in the Western Cape. The provincial lekgotla coincides with transport month and comes ahead of a national lekgotla scheduled for later this month.