TAKE NOTE NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED.

THE 2016 WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON 11 DECEMBER 2016

 

THE JUDGING PANEL/ADJUDICATORS FOR MKHAYA MIGRANTS AWARDS 2016

Department of Home Affairs Representation of the Panel
Deputy Minister of Home Affairs - Ms Fatima Chohan
Deputy Director General for Communication - Mr Mayihlome Tshwete
Deputy Director General for Immigration - Mr Jackson McKay

  • Arts & Culture

    Arts and Culture

    Mr Morakabe “Raks” Seakhoa - MD of the Write Associates
    Mr Richard Nwamba - The African Connection host on SAfm
    Ms Ntsako Mbhokota - Founder & Director of RA House of Isis Media
  • Business

    Business

    Ms Thandi Moyo - Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Government Printing Works (GPW)
    Mr Victor Kgomoeswana - Well-known African business expert and author of Africa Open for Business
  • Civil Society & Non-Government Organisation

    Civil Society/Non-Government Organisation

    Mr Richard Ots - Chief of Mission at the International Organisation for Migration (IOM)
    Ms Roshan Dadoo - Acting executive director at Consortium for Refugees and Migrants in South Africa (CoRMSA)
  • Sport

    Sport

    Mr Bareng Batho Kortjaas - Award-winning sports journalist
    Mr Williams Okpara - former Nigerian goalkeeper who also played for Orlando Pirates
  • OR Tambo

    OR Tambo

    Mr Clayson Monyela - Deputy Director General: Public Diplomacy and Spokesperson for the Department of International Relations and Co-operation
    Prof Zodwa Motsa - Country Director at the UNISA’s Ethiopia Centre for Graduate Studies in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Most Integrated Community

    Most Integrated Community

    Prof Farid Esack - Professor in the Study of Islam at the University of Johannesburg
    Mr Bram Hanekom - An outspoken refugee rights activist and leader of the People Against Suffering, Oppression and Poverty (PASSOP)