Chairperson of South Africa's National Carrier Shown the Door
Dudu Myeni, a noted ally of President Jacob Zuma, has been replaced by Johannes Bhekumuzi Magwaza as chairperson of South African Airways following Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's announcement of the new board for the cash-strapped airline.
Govt of SA, 19 October 2017
The Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba, is pleased to officially announce the appointment of six new members to the Board of South African Airways (SAA), as well as the full slate… Read more »
South Africa: National Carrier Chair Removed by Cabinet - Report
Daily Maverick, 19 October 2017
It's Wednesday night's breaking news headline, but that's the thing with Dudu Myeni - many will need convincing that the powers-that-be have finally been cornered into letting go… Read more »
President Jacob Zuma, left and, former South African Airways chair Dudu Myeni (file photo).
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- 19 October 2017
Official opposition party the Democratic Alliance has called for the dismissal of South African Airways chair Dudu Myeni over the "planned raid on pensioners' money" to salvage the ... Read more »
Dudu Myeni's re-appointment as chair of the SAA board has been called a "massive political defeat" for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Read more »