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#CabinetReshuffle Nzimande’s axing a declaration of war, says SACP

JOHANNESBURG, October 17 – The South African Communist Party (SACP) on Tuesday said its members in Cabinet will remain in Parliament despite the unilateral axing of its secretary general, Blade Nzimande, as Higher Education and Training Minister. This comes after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his Cabinet and took Hlengiwe Mkhize from the home affairs portfolio to replace […]

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Zuma makes changes to Cabinet

CAPE TOWN, October 17 – President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday announced changes to his Cabinet via email. In the statement from the presidency, Zuma announced that Hlengiwe Mkhize would replace Blade Nzimande, the South African Communist Party secretary general, as Higher Education and Training Minister. This ministry also has a new deputy minister in Buti […]