Archive | June, 2018

Media Statement – Report on IEC Commissioner Candidates Released

My Vote Counts and the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (CASAC) have compiled a comprehensive report on the 26 shortlisted candidates who have been shortlisted for interview for the three vacancies as Commissioners for the Electoral Commission (IEC).

A panel consisting of Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, the Chairperson of the Human Rights Commission Prof Bongani Majola, the Deputy Chairperson of the Commission on Gender Equality Ms Tamara Mathebula and the Public Protector Adv Busisiwe Mkhwebane will interview the candidates from 25 to 29 June 2018. The panel has whittled down the 119 applicants to a shortlist of 26 candidates for interview.

For full statement click here 

 

IEC Shortlisted Candidates Names Released

The Office of the Chief Justice recently released a media statement on the shortlisted candidates to fill vacancies at the Electoral Commission. Twenty six (26) candidates were shortlisted after the 31 May 2018 closing date.

Comments on the suitability of  shortlisted candidates to hold office at the IEC, must be submitted to Mr Sello Chiloane Chiloane@concourt.org.za

or alternatively Tebogo Phaahlamohlaka at TPhaahlamohlaka@judiciary.org.za  by 11 June 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed from 25-29 June 2018.

For the full media statement from the Office of the Chief Justice click here