- Feb 26, 2011
In a first for the country, President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the public to nominate South Africa's next chief justice to promote transparency. But the clock is ticking as there is less than a month before the end of Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng's term, which ends on 11 October.
On Thursday, the Presidency announced anyone would able to nominate a candidate.
A nomination should be accompanied by an endorsement and support of at least one professional body of legal practitioners or NGOs working in the field of human rights or other legal areas.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the public to nominate the next chief justice, to promote transparency, less than a month before the end of Mogoeng Mogoeng’s term.