JSC recommends Radijeng to replace Walia


The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has recommended the appointment of acting Justice Godfrey Radijeng for the post of judge of the High Court, sources close to the JSC confirmed to Mmegi.

The Lobatse High Court based Radijeng will replace Justice Singh Walia who has reached the retirement age of 70 and whose contract ends December 31, 2016. However, Walia will stay on for a further six months to complete his part heard matters.

Four candidates, Radijeng, Tendekani Malebeswa, Odirile Otto Itumeleng and Thato Mujaji were interviewed by the JSC on December 7, 2016. Radijeng topped the candidates followed by Malebeswa. Itumeleng and Mujaji had a tie for position three. Therefore, the JSC will recommend Radijeng to President Ian Khama in terms of Section 96 (2) of the Constitution.

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