South Africa Replaces Mining Minister Amid Plunging Commodity Prices (International Business Times)

South African President Jacob Zuma shuffled his cabinet Wednesday, moving his mineral resources minister, Ngoaka Ramatlhodi, to the public service and administration portfolio amid plunging commodity prices and planned job cuts. … and administration minister. Chabane was killed in a car accident in March. Ramatlhodi was appointed to the mines post in May 2014 amid a five-month platinum strike, the longest in the history of South