It can be difficult to capture adequately the entire quantum of what is wrong in our country, but in SAA we have a microcosm of sorts that serves as a case study of what is wrong with the whole (“Sacca and Numsa to embark on mother of all strikes at SAA,” November 13).

Corruption, cadre deployment, plain mismanagement, political interference and the misapplication of empowerment and equity policies all feature in the sorry saga that is the airline...

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