President shuffles six ministers and one governor
President Rafael Correa has reshuffled six of his Cabinet ministers just ten months before presidential elections.
The newspaper El Comercio reports that in the five years since the president was elected in 2007 he has made 140 appointments or roughly 2.3 appointments per month.
The six ministers and one governor appointed on Monday were:
|Miguel Carvajal||Minister for Defence|
|Javier Ponce||Minister of Agriculture|
|Richard Espinoza||Minister for Social Development|
|Augusto Espinoza||Human Talent|
|Juan Vacas||Minister for Labour|
|Doris Soliz||Minister for Economic and Social Inclusion|
|Viviana Bonilla||Governor of Guayas Province|