Mashatile re-joins Gauteng cabinet

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has appointed Paul Mashatile as the new MEC for Human Settlements.

Makhura made the announcement at a media briefing in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

Mashatile who is currently an African National Congress (ANC) MP has held several positions in the past, including Gauteng Premier and MEC for Finance, Safety and Security, Transport and Housing.

Makhura says Mashatile’s appointment forms part of Gauteng’s new economic plan to strengthen local government.

Makhura made other announcements which included that MEC for Infrastructural Development Nandi Khoza will now be moved to Social Development. She will be replaced by Jacob Mamabolo.




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