JSC Interviews - October 2016
Submission and research report on the Judicial record of nominees for appointment to the Constitutional Court to be held in Cape Town from the 3rd to the 7th October 2016.
Submission - Appointment of Public Protector
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.
JSC Interviews - April 2016
Dates: 4th – 8th April 2016 Venue: Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel in Sea Point, Cape Town. Time: From 09h00 onwards daily


Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Public interviews for the decision makers in our courts are underway this week and not everyone agrees with the process.

In Legal Hotspots this week we discuss the current #Nkandla and #ImpeachZuma debate.

We hear from Alison Tilley at Judges Matter and Tabeth Masengu from the University of Cape Town Democratic Governance and Rights Unit about the problems with the system.

Click here to listen to the interview.

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 11:45

View the Eastern Cape High Court Interviews:

Ms Saba Advocate Msizi Advocate Cossie
Publication Date:
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 15:30
Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 20:30

On 21 January 2016 the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) published notices in the media calling for nominations of interested persons to fill 14 vacancies in the various superior courts including the Constitutional Court. The closing date for submission of nominations was set for 12 February 2016. On 27 February 2016, the JSC met and compiled a short list of candidates to be interviewed at its sitting to be held in Cape Town on 04-08 April 2016 as follows:

Click here to read the media statement

Publication Date:
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 12:00