Andina

Peru: Four new ministers sworn in

21:15 | Lima, Feb. 13.

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra on Thursday night administered the oath of office to four new members of the Cabinet led by Prime Minister Vicente Zeballos.

The new ministers are: Susana Vilca (Energy and Mines), Fernando Rafael Castañeda (Justice and Human Rights), Carlos Martin Benavides (Education), and Carlos Eduardo Lozada (Transport and Communications).

Those portfolios used to be led by Juan Carlos Liu, Ana Teresa Revilla, Flor Pablo, and Edmer Trujillo, respectively.

The swearing-in ceremony took place at the Government Palace in Lima.

(END) MVB


Published: 2/13/2020
Most read