Peru's prime minister to resign due to personal reasons

Peru's prime minister to resign due to personal reasons
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  • calendar-gray 09 March 2019

Peru's Prime Minister Cesar Villanueva on Friday tendered his resignation to President Martin Vizcarra, ONAreports citing Sputnik.

The president of the Peruvian council of ministers since last April will stand down due to personal reasons, sources in the government told the Gestion newspaper.

Four other ministers are also set to go. They are Housing Minister Javier Pique, Agriculture Minister Gustavo Mostajo, Defense Minister Jose Huerta and Energy Minister Francisco Ismodes.

Faiq Mahmudov

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