Board of Directors

The Authority is governed by a Board of Directors appointed by the Minister of Works and Public Transport. The Board is representative of the aviation industry, management and business expertise giving it a good balance of skilled people and leaders from broader spheres of the economy and society.

Mr. Bonginkosi Magagula


LLM in International Law: specializing in Aviation and Telecommunication Law (University of Pretoria), LLB (University of Eswatini), B.A. Law (University of Eswatini)

Mr. Bonginkosi Magagula is an accomplished Corporate Attorney and Chairman of the Board. Mr. Magagula has immense experience in commercial litigation, legal drafting and interpretation of complex contracts and legislation. He is particularly qualified to advise clients on aviation regulatory & compliance framework, insurance aspects of aviation, aircraft and airline licensing.

Ms. Ncamsile Buthelezi

Master of Business Administration (ESAMI Business School), Bachelor of Architecture (Hons) (University of Westminster London UK), City & Guilds Building Construction Tech 1&11 (Eswatini College of Technology).

Ms. Ncamsile Buthelezi is a Professional Architect, who currently holds the position of Senior Architect at the Ministry of Public Works and Transport. Ms. Buthelezi has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the Architectural/Built Environment sectors.

Mr. Fanie Mthethwa

Master of Business Administration (University Of Cape Town), Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (Wits Business School), B.A. Social Science (University of Eswatini)

Mr. Fanie Mthethwa is experienced in the air transport industry, having worked for a local national airline for many years and received exposure and training in East Africa, USA and Europe. Mr. Mthethwa is presently the Commercial Director in one of the local Petrol Oil Companies.

Ms. Lindiwe Shongwe

MSc Leadership and Change Management (Leeds, UK), Bachelor of Commerce (University of Eswatini), Diploma in Commerce (University of Eswatini)

Ms. Lindiwe Shongwe is currently the Executive Manager, Marketing in one of the local commercial banks where she is responsible for the Marketing and Sales function. Ms. Shongwe has played a vital role in the development of banking products, driving the corporate social investment program, and in the introduction of key delivery channels such as the Call Centre and Agents Management.

Mr. Sibusiso Motsa

Diploma in Criminal Justice & Forensic Auditing (The Rand Afrikaans University), CIS Graduate (Natal Technikon), Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management (ESAMI), CIS Intermediate/Diploma (Natal Technikon).                      

Mr. Sibusiso Motsa is a Practicing Chartered Secretary/Registered Accountant running his private Accounting Firm in Manzini. Mr. Motsa is affiliated to various Professional Bodies and has served in several Boards/ Committees.  He brings vast experience in financial management, auditing, taxation, company law and management information system.

Ms. Nokuthula Dlamini

MSc Fiscal Studies (University of Bath, UK), B.A. Social Science (University of Eswatini)

Ms Nokuthula Dlamini works as Principal Officer in the Ministry of Finance. She has enormous experience in Economics and Fiscal issues. Ms. Dlamini has received in-service training on Macroeconomic Management and Fiscal issues from the IMF Institute amongst other trainings.