Shamila Batohi Biography – Shamila Batohi Wiki
Shamila Batohi is a South African advocate and the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) at the National Prosecuting Authority. She was appointed the head of the National Prosecuting Authority on 4 December 2018 by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Batohi began her career in private practice. she lead the prosecution of Proteas captain Hansie Cronje at the King Commission of Inquiry into Cricket Match Fixing in 2000.
She served in the role of director of public prosecutions (DPP) in KwaZulu-Natal from 2000 to 2009. She was appointed by former president Nelson Mandela, to investigate apartheid-era hit squad activities.
She has also been a senior legal adviser to the prosecutor at the International Criminal Court from 2009 to 2018.
Shamila Batohi Qualifications – Shamila Batohi CV
Batohi attended Burnwood Secondary School in Clare Estate. She then studied at the University of Durban Westville for her bachelors degree and completed her postgraduate at the old University of Natal.
Shamila Batohi Nationality
She is South African of Indian-origin.