On 14 July 2016 the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) published notices in the media calling for nominations of interested persons to fill 19 vacancies in the various superior courts including the Constitutional Court. The closing date for submission of nominations was set for 05 August 2016. On 27 August 2016, the JSC met and compiled a short list of candidates to be interviewed at its sitting to be held in Cape Town on 03-07 October 2016 as follows:
Read the results of the high level vetting exercise of the 62 nominations/applications received for the position of Public Protector. This vetting exercise was conducted by Corruption Watch and the Democratic Governance and Rights Unit.