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SAGA Annual General Meeting 2017

Monday, 8 May, 2017 - 19:00

Event Category: 

  • Guild Meetings

DATE: Monday 8 May 2017

TIME:  18H30 for 19H00 until 21H00

VENUE: Space.com, Joburg Theatre, 163 Civic Boulevard (previously Loveday Street), Braamfontein, Johannesburg

RSVP: Corine Broomberg at admin@saguildofactors.co.za

SAGA members (active or inactive) and SAGA non-members such as actors, performing arts students and other creative industry members are welcome to attend.

SAGA is honored to welcome Justice Zak Yacoob as the keynote speaker at their Annual General Meeting 2017.

Zakeria Mohammed "Zak" Yacoob (born 3 March 1948) is an anti-apartheid activist and a former Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. He was appointed to the bench in 1998 by Nelson Mandela He briefly served as Acting Deputy Chief Justice during the long-term leave of Dikgang Moseneke.

Although Justice Yacoob retired in 2012, he is highly respected as a man who contributed enormously to the justice system of this country. 

At his farewell ceremony, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng described Zac Yakoob as one of South Africa’s treasured blessings saying he defied all odds, stereotypes and prejudices.

RSVP: 

Venue

Space.com, Joburg Theatre

Loveday Street
Johannesburg 
Latitude: -26.190459
Longitude: 28.038413

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