Dudu Myeni often used Zuma's name to get things done at SAA, court hears

2020-02-05 20:51

A partnership between SAA and Emirates would have been a "game changer" for the struggling national airline, a former executive testifies.

Mango CEO Nico Bezuidenhout on his plans for the airline

2019-07-11 06:00

Nico Bezuidenhout, who returns to low-cost airline Mango as CEO on October 1, tells Fin24 he wants to make an informed decision on the course of action going forward.

Nico Bezuidenhout will return to Mango Airlines as permanent CEO

2019-07-03 17:05

Mango's board has appointed Nico Bezuidenhout as permanent CEO with effect from October 1, 2019. Bezuidenhout was the founding CEO of Mango Airlines.

Ex-SAA CEO planning to take on SAA, Mango on own turf

2016-12-02 09:44

Fastjet is considering expanding in SA as CEO Nico Bezuidenhout evaluates growth opportunities for the unprofitable discount airline.

Fastjet’s new CEO mulls smaller planes to revive African airline

2016-06-16 20:07

Fastjet’s new CEO Nico Bezuidenhout says he may replace the discount carrier’s planes with smaller ones and move its head office from London to an African city.

FastJet names Mango's Nico Bezuidenhout as new CE0

2016-06-09 13:49

FastJet has hired Nico Bezuidenhout, the head of SAA's low-cost unit Mango, as CEO to help revive the UK discount airline.

Nico Bezuidenhout says airline price war will hurt

2015-10-09 19:28

The price war in the South African low cost airline industry will most likely continue until one or more of the current four carriers exit, says Mango CEO Nico Bezuidenhout.

SAA acting CEO goes back to Mango

2015-07-30 06:58

South African Airways says that Nico Bezuidenhout, its acting chief executive officer, will stand down and return to the Mango low-cost arm.

SAA chief strategy officer believed to have resigned over 'dysfunctional' board

2015-07-24 22:13

South African Airways could not immediately confirm whether its chief strategy officer Barry Parsons had resigned from the airline and the airline's board of technical directors.

Mistrust at SAA top level - report

2015-07-19 10:32

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni has told chief financial officer Wolf Meyer and acting CEO Nico Bezuidenhout that she no longer trusts them, according to a report.


Mango is proof that a state-owned airline can be productive, profitable - CEO Nico Bezuidenhout

2019-12-03 08:38

The Mango CEO says during last month's strike by some SAA employees, Mango workers refused to join a sympathy strike as they 'know it would impact their livelihood'.

BMF objects to white male appointed as Mango CEO

2019-07-05 17:13

The Black Management Forum condemns the appointment of Nico Bezuidenhout as CEO of state-owned low-cost airline Mango.

SAA rush to appoint new top job questioned

2017-07-23 13:50

The DA is somewhat taken aback by an advert by SAA, which requests applicants for the position of chief commercial officer.

Tensions growing between SAA, Mango

2016-08-04 16:07

The leaked report on South African Airways' financial performance for the quarter to end-June appears to indicate underlying tensions between Mango and SAA management.

Call for competition probe into SAA, Mango 'collusion'

2016-06-13 15:53

The DA says it will request the Competition Commission to launch a full-scale probe into alleged collusion between SAA and its low-cost subsidiary Mango Airlines.

SAA appoints maintenance chief as acting CEO

2015-11-18 06:24

SAA's head of maintenance is the seventh permanent or acting CEO in less than four years at the state company, which has been surviving on government-guaranteed loans.

SAA names Mpshe as acting CEO

2015-08-03 19:48

SAA has appointed human resources manager Thuli Mpshe as acting chief executive officer and has started a process to recruit a permanent appointment to the post.

SAA confirms chief strategy officer’s resignation

2015-07-25 11:36

South African Airways chief strategy officer Barry Parsons has resigned, SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali has confirmed.

No rift with CEO, but CFO action surprised - SAA

2015-07-19 13:35

Suggestions that there is mistrust at the top levels of South African Airways is an exaggeration of the greatest proportions, says SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali.

SAA denies reports that it will replace acting CEO

2015-07-17 16:25

SAA has denied reports that acting CEO Nico Bezuidenhout will be replaced by a new acting CEO soon.

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