Air Namibia appoints new board chairperson

The Ministry of Works and Transport (MWT) has announce the appointment of Escher Luanda as the chairperson of the Air Namibia board of Directors on Wednesday.

His appointment was confirmed to Nampa by the Minstry's Public Relations Officer Julius Ngweda on Wednesday.

Ngweda said the appointment follows the resignation of former chairperson Chairperson Advocate Deidre Sauls-Deckenbrock and her deputy Nangula Kauluma, who resigned on 05 September 2019.

He added that Luanda who is a member of the current board, was nominated by fellow board members as the chairperson, adding 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 Kauluma and Sauls-Deckenbrock, Ngweda added.

Source: Namibia Press Agency