‘Just Dudu as I SAA’: Working for Myeni was a bumpy ride
Former SAA chair used her power illegally to influence contracts, state capture probe is told
Former SA Airways board chairperson Dudu Myeni used her authority to pressure executives into making irregular appointments and awarding contracts without following proper processes.
This was the testimony at the state capture commission on Monday, where Myeni – an ally of former president Jacob Zuma – came under fire.
Myeni and her right-hand woman, Yakhe Kwinana, who was a nonexecutive director at the airline at the time, allegedly interfered in senior appointments at SAA, passing instructions on who should be promoted and who should face disciplinary action...