SA's Public Protector: Thuli Madonsela

Did you know?

-The child of informal traders, Madonsela grew up in Soweto and began her career as a teacher.  In 1990 she obtained her LLB and started her legal career.

-She has been South Africa’s most high-profile Public Protector. In 2014 Time magazine included her in its list of the world’s 100 most influential people.

-She is workaholic and sleeps only four to five hours per night.

-She has two children, Wenzile Una and a Mbusowabantu Wantu Fidel, whom she raised as a single parent.