My allegiance is to Constitution - Malunga

2016-08-11 21:36

Get all the details as Parliament interviews the shortlisted candidates to replace Thuli Madonsela as Public Protector.

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11 Aug 23:09
Malunga has now been excused.

11 Aug 23:07
Shivambu getting increasingly agitated. Raising his voice. Demands answers from Chair Khoza.

11 Aug 23:06

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11 Aug 23:05
Now Shivambu arguing with chair about circulation of letter.

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11 Aug 22:31
DA's Van Damme quotes SSA letter, says " Kevin Malunga only qualifies for confidential clearance, he requires Top Secret".

11 Aug 22:29

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11 Aug 22:13
Malunga confirms he was involved in drafting of traditional rights bill.

11 Aug 22:10
A lot of regional offices closed under Malunga's tenure as deputy PP, closing access to rural poor, says an MP. Also asked about complaint against him by SA Roadies Association.

11 Aug 22:08
Breytenbach asks Malunga on his view on Nkandla judgment in light of his view of political parties running to courts.

11 Aug 22:06
Now the DA's Breytenbach.

11 Aug 22:02
The ANC's Mothapo says Malunga didn't fully disclose the dispute with Wits Law School in 2009.

11 Aug 22:01

11 Aug 21:57
This is not an office job, Malunga says. He goes onto describe how very community-based the PP's work is. 

11 Aug 21:56

Malunga fluent in five SA languages. A strong grassroots appeal needed in a PP.

Chair reminds him he has just seconds left for speech.

11 Aug 21:54
Malunga - We need an effective PP to deal with the backlog of cases. Tender fraud and corruption one of SA's biggest threats.

11 Aug 21:53
Public Protector also enforces Exec Members' Ethics Act and Code; fights corruption, probes abuse of power - Malunga

11 Aug 21:52
I am a pro Africanist - Malunga

11 Aug 21:51
Malunga says he has acted as PP 30 times.

11 Aug 21:47
Malunga starts giving 10 minute presentation.

11 Aug 21:45
Committee reconvenes after break.

11 Aug 21:43

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11 Aug 21:37
This is the current deputy PP.

11 Aug 20:11

11 Aug 20:11
Advocate Nonkosi Cetwayo is now being interviewed. She's worked in the National Assembly as the head of the office on Institutions Supporting Democracy and is currently a sheriff in the Bellville Magistrate's Court with a BA LLB from UCT.

11 Aug 19:25
Ramjathan-Keogh argues that her organisation does public interest work to strengthen the rule of law, secure the interest of human rights

11 Aug 19:24

11 Aug 19:21
Ramjathan-Keogh clever at restating questions, says ICC is not perfect, SA will not be able to influence change from outside

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11 Aug 19:10
Member Shivambu tests Ramjathan-Keogh on peace and justice: “Do you sometimes pursue peace at the expense of justice?”

11 Aug 18:59
Ramjathan-Keogh says I can be friends with government, and I will bring this to the office of the Public Protector

11 Aug 18:54
Ramjathan-Keogh: “I’m not aware of which financial resources are available to the Public Protector.”

11 Aug 18:51
Member Bongo and Van Damme debate question; Van Damme asks about Ramjathan-Keogh’s capacity to deal with antagonistic government

11 Aug 18:47
Stoney faced member Tseke asks about Ramjathan-Keogh’s response to powerful people

11 Aug 18:39
Also sought an arrest warrant for Sudan’s President Bashir when he visited South Africa

11 Aug 18:37
Ramjathan-Keogh has experience as a human rights lawyer, management experience. Highlights her case against the Minister of Home Affairs on unaccompanied foreign children

11 Aug 18:34
  Ramjathan-Keogh delivers her brief on the role of the Public Protector

11 Aug 18:32
Up next into the den, it's Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh

11 Aug 18:29
The Twitter machine is not in favour of Jill Oliphant

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11 Aug 18:24
If Oliphant is hoping to leave the interview with a bang, her lack of eye contact and obvious nerves are not helping

11 Aug 18:19

11 Aug 18:18
“I hope I’ve addressed all the questions” meets with dead air

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