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Is SA ready for a female chief justice? Mbuyiseli Madlanga seems ...

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Is SA ready for a female chief justice? Mbuyiseli Madlanga seems unsure

The judge, himself a candidate for the position, evaded the question when interviewed for the role on Tuesday

Despite being asked twice and by different commissioners, judge Mbuyiseli Madlanga sidestepped whether SA is ready for a female chief justice.

Madlanga is one of four candidates vying for the Constitutional Court position.

He was the first to be interviewed on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Gauteng judge president Dunstan Mlambo will be in the hot seat before the Judicial Service Commission (JSC), followed by Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) president Mandisa Maya on Thursday and deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo on Friday. ..

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