South African Reserve Bank Press Release

PRESS RELEASE - Governor appointed Honorary Colonel, 31 October.

The Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Mr Tito Mboweni, will tomorrow (Friday, 1 November 2002) be appointed Honorary Colonel of 1 SA Tank Regiment by the Minister of Defence, Mr Mosiuoa Lekota. The inauguration ceremony is due to take place at the Tempe Military Base in Bloemfontein tomorrow afternoon.

The appointment of Honorary Colonels is an established tradition in the South African National Defence Force. Any promin