Raymond Zondo takes over as acting chief justice

Justice Sisi Khampepe had been acting in the position, but that term has come to an end.

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo. Picture: GCIS

JOHANNESBURG - Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has taken over as acting chief justice effective as of Thursday.

Justice Sisi Khampepe had been acting in the position, but that term has come to an end.

A statement said that Zondo was able to act in the position despite his ongoing work with the state capture commission.

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng is on long leave.

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