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Malian President appoints new Cabinet

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of Mali has carried out a major reshuffle of his Cabinet introducing ten new members into the 35 member team. At the weekend he appointed Tieman […]

FinMin goes in major Cabinet reshuffle

President Jacob Zuma has carried out a major reshuffle of his Cabinet. The major casualty is the highly respected Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan who has gone after days of speculation. […]

Cabinet changes

King Tupou VI has made a number of ministerial changes on the recommendations of Prime Minister Samiuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva. This follows the sacking of the Finance Minister last week after […]

PM changes four ministries

Following the recent resignation of Romania’s Justice Minister Prime Minister Mihai Sorin Grindeanu has carried out a reshuffle of his Cabinet bringing in three new ministers. The changes as recorded […]

President relinquishes Defence portfolio in reshuffle

President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré has carried out a Cabinet reshuffle in which he has ceded control of the defence ministry to Jean Claude Bouda. The full list of the […]

Nine ministers changed in Cabinet reshuffle

Egypt’s parliament has approved a Cabinet reshuffle which makes changes to nine ministries. The ministries of investment and international cooperation have been combined to form a new ministry. Three deputy […]

No election but new ministers says Chad’s President

President Idriss Déby has announced a Cabinet reshuffle, making changes to key posts including Finance, Justice and Foreign Affairs. At the same press conference the president announced that parliamentary elections, […]

President Morales makes changes to his ministries

President Evo Morales has carried out a major reshuffle of his Cabinet, appointing ten new ministers and splitting the energy ministry from the hydrocarbons ministry. He has also removed the […]

Canadian PM shuffles ministers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has carried out a reshuffle of his Cabinet making six changes. The official press release of the changes as reported on the prime minister’s website is […]

Three new Ministers appointed

President Ali Bongo Ondimba has carried out a reshuffle of three of his ministers. The new appointments are as follows: Pascal Houangni Ambourouet; Minister of Petroleum and Hydrocarbons Edgar Anicet […]

Maduro changes Cabinet again

President Nicolás Maduro has made a number of changes to his Cabinet, the most important of which is the merging of the Finance and Economy ministries. The appointments as announced […]

President David Granger swaps three portfolios

President David Granger has made three changes to his Cabinet. Dr George Norton becomes Minister of Social Cohesion. Volda Lawrence takes on the role of Minister of Public Health. Amna […]

PM makes changes to her government

Prime Minister Erna Solberg has made a number of changes to her government after two of her ministers asked to be removed from their portfolios. The formal notice of the […]

Prime Minister Barrow shuffles after minister resigns

Prime Minister Dean Barrow has announced a Cabinet reshuffle after his Minister of Natural Resources and Attorney General, Vanessa Retreage, resigned from the Cabinet. This is the third reshuffle since […]

Michelle Bachelet makes further ministerial changes

President Michelle Bachelet made further changes to her Cabinet on Friday. The announcement was made on the Presidential website of the following Cabinet members: Ximena Rincon the Minister of Labour […]

PM changes Health and Human Rights Ministers

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has made two changes to his Cabinet in a mini-reshuffle. The move was made, apparently, after poor results in recent local elections where his ruling Czech […]

Greek PM introduces new Cabinet

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has carried out a wide-ranging reorganisation of his Cabinet. He has brought in 15 new ministers with 11 ministers of the old government having been replaced. […]

Parliament approves three new Ministers

Iran’s parliament has approved three ministers proposed by President Hassan Rouhani last week. The three new ministers are: Salehi Amiri; Minster of Culture and Islamic Guidance Danesh Ashtiyani; Minister of […]

Park makes changes to Cabinet

President Park Geun-hye has proposed three changes to her Cabinet amidst a political crisis which has seen calls for her resignation or impeachment. Yim Jong-yong has been nominated as Minister […]

PM clears out Cabinet

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn carried out a major clear out of his Cabinet yesterday keeping just nine ministers and introducing 21 new ministers in a major Cabinet reshuffle. The new […]

PM conducts Cabinet reshuffle

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has changed two of his Cabinet ministers (Energy and Energy Industries and Public Utilities) in a shake-up of his administration. The Cabinet changes that were […]

President Faure reshuffles Cabinet

Following his recent elevation to president, Danny Faure has carried out a reshuffle of his Cabinet. The official press release giving the changes as published on the State House website […]

PM makes changes to Cabinet

Prime Minister Dean Barrow has made a number of changes to his government since the resignation of his Deputy Prime Minister Gaspar Vega earlier this week. The prime minister’s office […]

King changes three Ministers

King Mswati III has carried out a reshuffle of his Cabinet. The formal announcement as published on the government website is as follows: “His Majesty King Mswati III has blessed […]

Kagame makes Government changes

President Paul Kagame has carried out a limited Cabinet reshuffle in which he merged the Ministries of East African Affairs and Trade and Industry. The President has also merged Internal […]