South Africa’s Ramaphosa retains Mboweni, Gordhan in new, leaner cabinet

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa gestures during the announcement of the new cabinet in Pretoria, South Africa May 29, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

PRETORIA/JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday retained Tito Mboweni as finance minister in a new, leaner cabinet, following on from a pre-election pledge to reform and revive an ailing economy and attract foreign investors. Ramaphosa, who was sworn in as South Africa’s president on Saturday for his first full five-year term, […]

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