/ 31 May 2019

Shot-caller, calculated, master of survival. SA, meet your new health minister.

The doctor that once defended Mbeki
According to a statement released by Health Minister Zweli Mkhize on Thursday, an emergency team has been deployed to Kwazulu-Natal with epidemiologists and clinicians from the NICD. (David Harrison/M&G)

This is South Africa’s new health minister, Zweli Mkhize, analysts say.