South Africa’s new ministers, deputy ministers to be sworn in on Friday

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FILE PHOTO: Malusi Gigaba, a former African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) President, speaks near Johannesburg's Soweto township

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s new ministers and deputy ministers will be sworn in at 1600 GMT on Friday, President Jacob Zuma’s office said.

Zuma announced a cabinet reshuffle late on Thursday, replacing Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan with Malusi Gigaba along with various other ministers and their deputies.

(Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana; Writing by TJ Strydom; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)

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