Silk status beckons Tembeka Ngcukaitobi

Eastern Cape-born advocate makes a name for himself in legal circles after proudly achieving his late father’s dream


At the age of seven, a young boy in Cala, a rural village near Cofimvaba in the Eastern Cape, vowed to finish what his father could not.

And now, after just eight years at the Johannesburg Bar, advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi hopes his nomination for silk status has his old man looking down on him with pride...

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