Council for Scientific and Industrial Research scientist Sandile Ngcobo has won international renown with his breakthrough in laser technology.
Former chief justice Sandile Ngcobo will chair a presidential remuneration review commission on public service salaries.
Legal eagles are concerned over the dearth of candidates for the Constitutional Court.
South Africans can participate in the fight for freedom of expresson at the Constitutional Conference.
That the ANC and its president, Jacob Zuma, have an adversarial relationship with the judiciary is no longer a matter of conjecture.
JSC member Koos van der Merwe has asked chief justice nominee Mogoeng Mogoeng to withdraw his acceptance of the nomination.
The Freedom Front Plus has called on President Jacob Zuma to submit more nominations for the appointment of a new chief justice.
Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke has told the Judicial Service Commission that he is not a nominee for the position of chief justice.
Many South Africans were stunned this week by President Jacob Zuma's nomination of Constitutional Court Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng.
Zuma's choice of Mogoeng makes the campaign against extending Ngcobo's term a Pyrrhic victory, says Julia Sloth-Nielsen.
Many of SA's elite legal fraternity gathered at the Constitutional Court to pay their respects to the outgoing chief justice.
There was a sense of excitement in going into the next stage of his life, Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo said at his farewell ceremony on Thursday.
Consider the facts. Manifestly, the government wanted the chief justice to remain in office.
South Africans deserve a rigorous examination of all the candidates and substantial reasons why Ngcobo's successor was chosen. Democracy demands it.
Experts point to the crisis involving the chief justice as an example of their poor judgment.
Sandile Ngcobo's demeanour might have been aloof but his contribution to jurisprudence is uncontested.
When Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo finishes his term in office this month, he will leave behind several key projects in various states of completion.
One of outgoing Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo's last jobs will be to chair a special sitting of the JSC to discuss his successor
The Constitutional Court said on Friday that President Jacob Zuma's decision to extend Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo's term was unconstitutional.
Confused by the judicial crisis gripping South Africa? Not quite sure why Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo is stepping down? We have the answers.