CHARLES FOMBAD - CONVENOR
Charles is a Professor of constitutional law and Head of the Department of Public Law, University of Pretoria. He has published 6 books and more than 70 articles in internationally refereed journals and edited books and has received several awards.
He is a member of the international advisory board of the International Encyclopaedia of Laws and the editorial boards of the African Journal of International Affairs, the Constitutional Court Review (South Africa), the CALS Review of Nigerian Law and Practice, the Botswana Review of Ethics, Law and HIV/AIDS (BRELA), the City University of Hong Kong Law Review and the BIAC Journal of Business, Management and Training, as well as founding Editor-in-Chief of the University of Botswana Law Journal (UBLJ).
He is the Publications Secretary of the Organisation for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA Botswana Chapter), a member of the Coordinating Committee of the African Network of Constitutional Law, a member of the Executive Committee of the International Association of Constitutional Law, and the convenor of the working group on the teaching of constitutional law within African Network of Constitutional Lawyers.
ROSAAN KRUGER - SECRETARY
Rosaan Kruger lectures parts of the Legal Theory 1 course as well as Constitutional Law and Constitutional Litigation at Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa. Rosaan holds a BA, an Honours degree in Political Science and an LLB degree from Potchefstroom University. She joined Rhodes University after serving her articles at the Centre for Community Law and Development of Potchefstroom University and was admitted as an attorney in 2001. In 2006 she obtained her Post Graduate Diploma Higher Education and in 2009 her PhD, both from Rhodes University.
Her research for her PhD considered the application of the Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act 4 of 2000 at the level of the magistrates’ courts with specific reference to complaints of racism. Rosaan’s research interests are in the fields of constitutional theory and human rights law (specifically the right to equality).
ENYINNA NWAUCHE - MEMBER
Enyinna Nwauche is the Director of the Centre for African Legal Studies Port Harcourt Nigeria and Associate Professor of Law in the Faculty of Law of the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nkpolu Port Harcourt Rivers State Nigeria.
Between 2002-2004 he was Director General of the Nigerian Copyright Commission. He has published widely in local and international peer reviewed journals and has held fellowship and visiting positions at various institutions. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the African Network of Constitutional Lawyers.