Today marks the last day of Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng’s term, a 12 years none renewable term since 2009.It is quite a difficult time for South Africans at this time to be bidding farewell to a judicial stalwart who protected and upheld the law. The streets of Twitter are filled with messages of salutation to the Chief Justice.
”It is quite befitting to give undivided salute to our outgoing Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng. He made us proud by not dancing to the tune of those who think only those approved by them can rise to excellence. Farewell son of the soil and continue with the crusade of Gospel” said Philip Mhlongo.
President Cyril Ramaphosa also passed his message of gratitude and appreciation to Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng for his service to the nation during his term,which comes to a close today, Monday, 11 October 2021.
Lufuno Vannesa said “One thing i Love about the OutGoing Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng is that He always stand by His Own Words.He served us well and he deserved to be honored We Love you Chief Justice MM”
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will always be remembered by his words saying “They (the political elites) will use you, lose respect for you and you will reach your sale by date”Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, South Africa.warning judges of the danger posed to the judiciary by powerful politicians.
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