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Tribute to the late Chief Justice Pius Langa from the Convocation President

July 25, 2013

The UKZN Convocation Executive wishes to extend heartfelt condolences to family and friends of the late Chief Justice Pius Langa. Chief Justice Langa did a sterling job as the first Ombud for the University of KwaZulu-Natal. During his term as the Ombud, he dealt with all cases referred to his office with dignity and with the utmost respect to the complainants.

   Tribute to the late Chief Justice Pius Langa from the Convocation President and the Convocation Executive 




The UKZN Convocation Executive wishes to extend heartfelt condolences to family and friends of the late Chief Justice Pius Langa.  Chief Justice Langa did a sterling job as the first Ombud for the University of KwaZulu-Natal. During his term as the Ombud, he dealt with all cases referred to his office with dignity and with the  utmost respect to the complainants.

Chief Justice Langa had a long and distinguished career and played an important role in the leadership of the University of KwaZulu-Natal.  He was appointed as a government representative on the Council of the University of Natal in April 1998. He resigned from Council at the end of September 1998 and became Chancellor in October of the same year. He served as Chancellor of the University of Natal until the end of 2003. In 2009 the University of KwaZulu-Natal bestowed on Chief Justice Langa a LLD honoris causa for excellence in promoting the advancement of human rights.

On behalf of the UKZN Convocation Executive, sithi alwehlanga lungehli, umndeni ududuzeke

May his soul rest in peace.

President of Convocation
Fanle Sibisi





             

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