December 14, 2015 / 7:44 AM / in 2 years

South Africa's ruling ANC welcomes Gordhan appointment as finance minister

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s ruling ANC party on Monday welcomed the reappointment of Pravin Gordhan as finance minister, saying it was an “explicit demonstration of a responsive and accountable government”.

South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his 2014 budget address at Parliament in Cape Town in this February 26, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/Files

Zuma late on Sunday restored widely respected Gordhan to the ministry in a dramatic about-face decision that gave Africa’s most advanced economy its third finance minister in a week.

Reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng; Editing by James Macharia

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below