JSC confirms Mogoeng nomination - report

2011-09-04 18:17
Cape Town  - The Judicial Services Commission (JSC) has confirmed President Jacob Zuma's nomination of Mogoeng Mogoeng as chief justice, EWN said it had learned on Sunday.

Mogoeng earlier in the day said God wanted him to be chief justice, after several JSC officials called on him to reject his nomination.

He was on Sunday bombarded with questions ranging from religion to gender issues and homosexuality.

Mogoeng ended his two-day grilling by assuring people that he will protect the rights of women as well as the gay and lesbian community.

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