President shuffles Cabinet
President Malam Bacai Sanhá has reshuffled his Cabinet, controversially keeping his Prime Minister Carlos Domingos Gomes Júnior who has been heavily criticised by opponents.
Two ministers left their posts (Territorial Administration and Social Solidarity) and nine changes were made.
The new line up is as follows:
|Baciro Dja||Minister of Defence and Freedom Fighters|
|Valentina Luísa Mendes||Minister of Social Solidarity|
|Mamadou Saliu Djalo Pires||Minister for Foreign Affairs|
|Adelino Mano Queita||Minister for Justice|
|Denis Cabelol Na Fantchamna||Minister for Territorial Administration|
|Fernando Gomes||Minister of the Interior|
|Aristides Ocante da Silva||Minister of Public Administration|
|Maria Dias Sami||Secretary of State for the Environment|
|Tomas Barbosa||Minister for Fisheries|