Thuli Madonsela: irresistible force of justice

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dc.description.abstract Although Thulisile (Thuli) Madonsela's family originates from Swaziland, she was born in Soweto in 1962 to Bafana and Nomasonto Madonsela, who were both traders. She attended the Evelyn Baring High School in Nhlangano, Swaziland. Madonsela started working at 18, and was an assistant teacher between 1980 and 1983. Shortly thereafter, she took on work as a legal and education officer at the Paper Printing, Wood and Allied Workers Union, while pursuing her BA degree in law at the University of Swaziland. Following her graduation in 1987, she furthered her studies at the University of Witwatersrand, where she completed her LLB in 1990. Thuli Madonsela has worked in various government departments, civil society organisations and academia. She was one of the drafters of South Africa's Constitution in 1994, and has worked as a presiding officer at the Independent Electoral Commission. She was also a deputy director at the Justice Department, focusing on managing the office of the status of women in the Presidency. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.publisher BestRed en
dc.subject PUBLIC PROTECTOR en
dc.subject LAW AND JUSTICE en
dc.subject MADONSELA en
dc.subject THULISILE (THULI) en
dc.subject FREEDOM en
dc.subject INTELLIGENTSIA en
dc.subject POLITICS en
dc.title Thuli Madonsela: irresistible force of justice en
dc.type Chapter in Monograph en
dc.description.version Y en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.BudgetYear 2022/23 en
dc.ResearchGroup Developmental, Capable and Ethical State en
dc.SourceTitle The texture of dissent: defiant public intellectuals in South Africa en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Bohler, N en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Reddy, V. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Houston, GF en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Schoeman, M. en
dc.SourceTitle.Editor Thuynsma, H. en
dc.PlaceOfPublication Cape Town en
dc.ArchiveNumber 9812645 en
dc.PageNumber 318-321 en
dc.outputnumber 14149 en
dc.bibliographictitle Zondi, T. (2022) Thuli Madonsela: irresistible force of justice. In: Bohler, N, Reddy, V., Houston, GF, Schoeman, M. & Thuynsma, H. (eds).The texture of dissent: defiant public intellectuals in South Africa. Cape Town: BestRed. 318-321. en
dc.publicationyear 2022 en
dc.contributor.author1 Zondi, T. en

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