Ms Refilwe Mtshweni was today sworn in Mpumalanga Premier.

She thanked the ANC for trusting her with such a huge responsibility.

After her official appointment, Ms Mtshweni filled the vacant positions which existed within the provincial cabinet.

Mr Sibusiso Malaza was sworn in as the MEC for Education, Ms Thandi Shongwe sworn in as the MEC for Culture, Sport and Recreation, Mr Speedy Mashilo is now the MEC for Co-Operative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Ms Norah Mahlangu is now the MEC for Human Settlements.