Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, ex-defence minister, to be new parliament speaker
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Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, ex-defence minister, to be new parliament speaker

By Monique Vanek and Paul Vecchiatto (Bloomberg) – South Africa’s ruling party nominated a controversial former cabinet minister to be the new speaker of parliament. The speaker’s post became vacant last week after President Cyril Ramaphosa appointed Thandi Modise as his defence minister in place of Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, one of 10 changes made to his…