Another Faux Pas for South African Foreign Minister
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has jumped the gun on the election of a new director general for the World Health Organisation when she accidentally congratulated former Ethiopian foreign minister Tedros Adhanom on his "election" to the position during a live interview.
South Africa: Nkoana-Mashabane 'Puts Her Foot in It Again' At AU
News24Wire, 30 January 2017
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has committed another international faux pas at the ongoing African Union summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This time she… Read more »
Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa (file photo).
Aaisha Dadi Patel of the Daily Vox has described International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane's responses during an interview with Al Jazeera as "incoherent". Read more »