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Mbulelo Tshangana. (Jan Gerber/News24)
Mbulelo Tshangana. (Jan Gerber/News24)

President Cyril Ramaphosa's impending transfer of the human settlements department's director-general (DG), Mbulelo Tshangana, to a yet-to-be revealed portfolio highlights the volatility of the government's top echelons.

Tshangana's move to a different department means yet another acting DG will have to be appointed at the department, adding to the growing list of acting DGs.

A recent report, which was presented to the Public Service and Administration, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Committee, detailed the extended periods officials had to act as DGs and heads of department (HoDs).

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