IFP: Statement by Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Inkatha Freedom Party President, expressing support for Chief Justice Ngcobo’s Appointment (01/10/2009)

2nd October 2009

Inkatha Freedom Party President, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi MP, today said that the IFP supported President Jacob Zuma's appointment of Mr Justice Sirral Sandile Ngcobo as Chief Justice.

Buthelezi wished Ngcobo well and expressed confidence that he would rigorously uphold the Constitution as the country's "law of the law" and would bring clarity of thought and intellectual integrity to the role.