Air Namibia appoints new board chairperson

Air Namibia appoints new board chairperson
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Ministry of Transport

The Ministry of Works and Transport has announced the appointment of Escher Luanda as the new chairperson of the Air Namibia board of directors.
His appointment was confirmed to NAMPA by the ministry's public relations officer, Julius Ngweda.
The appointment follows the departure of former chairperson advocate Deidre Sauls-Deckenbrock and her deputy Nangula Kauluma, who resigned last week.
Ngweda said Luanda, who is a member of the current board, was nominated by fellow board members as the chairperson.
He added that a vice-chairperson still has to be decided upon by the board.
In the meantime, the ministry will deliberate on whether to appoint new members to the board to replace Sauls-Deckenbrock and Kauluma.