South Africa: Zuma Announces Major Cabinet Reshuffle
31 October 2010
Pretoria — President Jacob Zuma has announced a major reshuffle to his cabinet. A few ministries have new ministers and a host of new deputy ministers have been appointed.
Making the announcement on Sunday, President Zuma said after 17 months in government since his inauguration, the process of the reconfiguration of government and that of putting in place systems that change the way the administration works in order to improve service delivery had been completed.
He said during this time, government has studied the functioning of the current administration in order to ascertain what works and what needs to be changed or strengthened.
“We have taken a long and hard look at some of the departments with a view to strengthening some Ministries. We have noted that a few of them require the addition of Deputy Ministries to assist Ministers in carrying out their [continue reading]