Fred Khumalo Columnist

For most people, getting appointed to a new position at work is a moment for celebration. A fresh milestone has been reached, more responsibilities and challenges beckon, a fatter pay package is on the horizon — or a corner office, perhaps. All the trappings of the corporate world.

But in the case of new Transnet boss Portia Derby, it looks as if she’s been thrown into a den of angry lions with her hands tied behind her back.

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