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Zweli Mkhize

South African politician

Zweli Mkhize
Zweli Mkhize

Zwelini Lawrence Mkhize is a South African doctor, legislator and politician who has served as the Minister of Health since 30 May 2019. In this role, he has been prominent in South Africa's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. He previously served as the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs from 2018 to 2019. He was the 5th Premier of KwaZulu-Natal from 2009 to 2013. Mkhize is a member of the African National Congress and was the party's Treasurer-General between 2012 and 2017.

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