13 April 2016

South Africa: Committee Shortlists Candidates for SAHRC and Information Regulator


The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today shortlisted candidates for vacancies on the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) as well as the Information Regulator. The Committee received a total of 73 CVs for the positions.

The Committee shortlisted eight candidates for the two vacancies at the SAHRC. These candidates will at a later stage be called for interviews. The candidates are: Professor Rushiella Songca, Mr Andre Gaum, Mr Lindelwe Mabandla, Mr Edward Lambani, Mr Anandroy Ramdaw, Mr Kwena Ntsewa and Mr Hassen Ebrahim.

The Committee shortlisted 10 candidates for the five positions at the newly established Information Regulator. The candidates are: Advocate Pansy Tlakula, Mr Johannes Weapond, Mr David Taylor, Adv Lebogang Stroom, Mr Lindelo Snail, Mr Siyakhula Simelane, MsThav Reddy, Mr Francois Cronje, Ms Shamila Singh and Ms Tana Pistorius.

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