Dr Kalumbi Shangula is new Health Minister

Dr Kalumbi Shangula is new Health Minister
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President Hage Geingob has removed Dr Bernard Haufiku as minister of Health and Social Services. Dr Haufiku is replaced by the Deputy Associate Dean of the Unam School of Medicine, Dr Kalumbi Shangula.
Dr Shangula served as Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Social Services and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism before joining UNAM.
The Presidency, in a media statement Thursday afternoon, said the appointment was through mutual consent between President Geingob and Dr Haufiku.
Dr Haufiku will now serve as the special advisor for health and social services in the office of the vice-president.
The new Health and Social Services Minister will be sworn in as member of Parliament on Thursday.