If there’s a toxic atmosphere at SCA, I haven’t experienced it: candidate
Appeal court hopeful judge Johannes Eksteen says he is ‘surprised’ by allegations of toxicity at the court
Eastern Cape High Court judge Johannes Eksteen said he learnt “with some surprise” during the past few days of a toxic atmosphere at the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA).
“I have enjoyed wonderful collegiality with all my colleagues in that court and I think it functions wonderfully well,” he said.
Eksteen is one of 11 candidates for five vacancies on the SCA, SA’s second-highest appeal court. He was interviewed by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on Wednesday...