23 January 2014
President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday
announced sixty days starting from the 29th of January as the date
for judges to disclosure of their interests.
The judges need to disclose their
interests and those of his or her immediate family members for the first
The presidency said the process will
be finalized by the 31st
of March 2014.
Presidency Spokesperson Mac Maharaj
said this process will ensure that the disclosure of judges’ registrable
interests coincides with the start of the 2014 financial year.
“In terms of Section 13 (4) of the
Act judges are required to disclose their interests and those of their family
members within 60 days of the fixed date.” Maharaj added.
He concluded by saying that President
Zuma has therefore fixed 29 January 2014 to give the Registrar approximately
two months from December last year and this year to ensure that the
administrative structures are in place to record the particulars of judges’
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