The Department of Public Enterprises has been advised by the Board of South African Airways (SAA) of the resignation of the CEO, Ms Siza Mzimela.
The Board Chairperson, Mr Vuyisile Kona has accepted her letter of resignation and Ms Mzimela will be available to provide the SAA Board with a proper hand over report to ensure a smooth transition.
Government is committed to work with the SAA Board and Management to ensure that SAA is stable and becomes a financially stable airline.
The Board will, without delay, commence a process of finding a new CEO of SAA to take the national airline forward.
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