Minister of public enterprises Pravin Gordhan told MPs on Wednesday that the restructuring costs for SAA amounted to R14bn and not the R10.5bn that has previously been cited by business rescue practitioners.

Asked by DA MP Natasha Mazzone whether the R10.5bn that Gordhan has secured from the Treasury would cover SAA’s restructuring costs in full, Gordhan replied: “The total cost of restructuring is R14bn, of which R10.5bn is required  currently.”..

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