Sell 'elitist' SAA - Gwede Mantashe

09 February 2020 - 00:05 By GRAEME HOSKEN, HILLARY JOFFE and APHIWE DEKLERK

As the controversy over the near-collapse of South African Airways (SAA) deepens, ANC chair Gwede Mantashe has broken ranks with his party, saying the national carrier must be sold off if it cannot make money.

Speaking at an ANC birthday rally in Komga in the Eastern Cape yesterday, Mantashe said SAA was an "elitist" airline that did not serve the interests of the working class and should be sold to private buyers if it is unable to generate a profit...

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.