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Dr Frene Ginwala

Frene Ginwala is a journalist, politician and the former speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa from 1994-2004. She received her LLB from the University of London and her PhD at Oxford University. In 1960 she left South Africa to go visit her parents in Lourenco Marques, Mozambique, she...

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Mr Mavuso Msimang

Mr Msimang was a leading member of MK high command and from 1969 to 1971 was the secretary to ANC President, OR Tambo. He completed his BSc in Entymology at the University of Zambia, as well as a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of United States International,...

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Executive Mayor Mondli Gungubele

Mayor  Gungubele holds both a BCom (Law) degree and a National Diploma in Nursing. He began his career as a teacher and also became involved in the workers struggles quite early on. In 1982 he became a member of the National Union of Mine Workers where he was able to...

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Mr Duma Nkosi

Mr Nkosi was the Executive Mayor of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng from 2001 to 2008. Prior to that, he was a board member for Saccawu Investment Holdings, the Chair for the Commission on Minerals and Energy, a Member of Parliament and the Chair for COSATU between 1987 and 1989.

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Ms Beverley Penny

Beverley Penny’s early years were spent in the United Kingdom, after her mother’s family left the country, following the introduction of Pass laws in South Africa. Beverley later returned to SA with her parents, and went to school in Johannesburg. After matriculating, she went to Wits University and completed a BA with...

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Justice Albert Sachs

  Albie Sachs is well known for being a Judge at the Constitutional  court of South Africa. He obtained his BA and LLB from the University of Cape Town, and completed his PhD at the University of Sussex in 1971. He began practice as an advocate at the Cape Bar...

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Mr Dali Tambo

Dali Tambo is a well-known figure in the Arts world of South Africa, having hosted and produced the popular television show, People of The South. He received his BA in Political Science and International Affairs from the American University of Paris in 1981. He is the founder of Artists against...

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Ms Nomatemba Tambo

Ms Tambo received her BA in History and English at Roehampton Institute in London. This was followed by her LLB Post Grad Law at University of Witwatersrand in 2002.  In 2007, she completed her diplomatic training. She is the Director of both Women in Capital Growth (a black empowerment company)...

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Mrs Rachel Tambo

Rachel Tambo received her BA in Dramatic Art Honours at Wits University where she majored in Performance and Choreography in 2000.  She has had many roles on television as well as in theatre productions in South Africa. She is the patron for the South African Federation of Mental Health, and...

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