Zuma replaces ministers

2011-10-24 16:37

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma announced a Cabinet reshuffle on Monday, sacking Public Works Minister Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde and Traditional Affairs and Co-operative Governance Minister Sicelo Shiceka, who've been in Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's firing line.

Here is a full list of the changes:

- Deputy minister for performance monitoring and evaluation, Dina Pule, becomes the new minister of communications;

- Deputy minister for rural development and land reform, Thembelani (Thulas) Nxesi, becomes the new minister of public works;

- Communications Minister Roy Padayachie becomes the new minister of public service and administration;

- Public Service and Administration Minister Richard Baloyi becomes the new minister of co-operative governance and traditional affairs;

- Deputy minister of communications, Obed Bapela, becomes the new deputy minister in the presidency for performance monitoring and evaluation;

- Deputy public works minister Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu becomes the new deputy minister for women, children and persons with disability;

- The chairperson of the portfolio committee on co-operative governance and traditional affairs, Solomon Lechesa Tsenoli, becomes the new deputy minister for rural development and land reform;

- ANC MP Thembisa Stella Ndabeni becomes the new deputy minister of communications.

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