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President Cyril Ramaphosa Announces His New Cabinet

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced his new Cabinet at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Monday night.

He also appointed Mpumalanga Premier and ANC deputy president David “DD” Mabuza as deputy president of the country. Mabuza will be sworn in as an MP on Tuesday.

Here follows a list of new ministers.

Deputy President:
David Mabuza

Minister of Finance:
Nhlanhla Nene – replacing Malusi Gigaba

Deputy Minister of Finance:
Mondli Gungubele – replacing Sfiso Buthelezi

Minister of Energy:
Jeff Radebe – replacing David Mahlobo

Minister of State Security:
Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba – replacing Bongani Bongo

Minister Public Enterprises:
Pravin Gordan – replacing Lynne Brown

Minister of Home Affairs:
Malusi Gigaba – replacing Ayanda Dlodlo

Minister of International Relations:
Lindiwe Sisulu – replacing Maite Nkoana-Mashabane

Deputy Minister of International Relations:
Regina Mhaule – replacing Nomaindia Mfeketo

Minister of Public Works:
Thulas Nxesi – replacing Nathi Nhleko

Minister of Water and Sanitation:
Gugile Nkwinti – replacing Nomvula Mokonyane

Minister of Transport:
Blade Nzimande – replacing Joe Maswanganyi

Minister of Sports:
Toko Xasa – replacing Thulas Nxesi

Minister of Communications:
Nomvula Mokonyane – replacing Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane

Deputy Minister of Communications:
Pinkie Kekana – replacing Tandi Mahambehlala

Minister of Social Development:
Susan Shabangu – replacing Bathabile Dlamini

Minister of Mineral Resources:
Gwede Mantashe – replacing Mosebenzi Zwane

Minister of Cooperative Governance:
Zweli Mkhize – replacing Des van Rooyen

Minister of Science and Technology:
David Mahlobo – replacing Naledi Pandor

Minister of Police:
Bheki Cele – replacing Fikile Mbalula

Minister of Higher Education:
Naledi Pandor – replacing Hlengiwe Mkhize

Minister of Human Settlements:
Nomaindia Mfeketo – replacing Lindiwe Sisulu

Minister of Small Business Development:
Lindiwe Zulu – unchanged

Deputy Minister of Small Business Development:
Cassel Mathale – replacing Nomathemba November

Minister of Public Service and Administration:
Ayanda Dlodlo – replacing Faith Muthambi

Deputy Minister of Public Service and Administration:
Chana Pilane-Majake – replacing Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba

Minister Rural Development:
Maite Nkoana-Mashabane – replacing Gugule Nkwiti

Minister of Tourism:
Darek Hanekom – replacing Thoko Xasa

Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation:
Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma – replacing Jeff Radebe

Minister for Women and Disability in the Presidency:
Bathabile Dlamini – replacing Susan Shabangu

Minister of Agriculture:
Senzeni Zokwana – unchanged

Deputy Minister of Agriculture:
Sfiso Buthelezi – replacing Bheki Cele

OUT:

Mosebenzi Zwane (mineral resources)

Lynne Brown (public enterprises)

Joe Maswanganyi (transport)

Des van Rooyen (cooperative governance and traditional affairs)

Faith Muthambi (public service and administration)

David Mahlobo (energy)

Hlengiwe Mkhize (higher education)

Fikile Mbalula (police)

Nkosinathi Nhleko (public works)

Bongani Bongo (state security)