Finding a new public protector: A timeline

2016-06-01 20:03
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Cape Town - The selection process to find a replacement for Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is getting underway. Here is a timeline of how the process will work.

June 3, 2016: Advertisement is published. It will run for three weeks in print and broadcast mediums;

June 24: Closing date for nominations;

June 27–July 1: Period for members of the public to comment, or object to candidates. Their names will be published for public scrutiny once applications are through;

July 11–July 15: Shortlisting of candidates;

August 10: Shortlisted candidates to be interviewed;

August 31: Committee to present its report to the National Assembly, nominating a candidate for the position.

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