The Black Management Forum (BMF) would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the Central University of Technology Free State Chancellor, Madam Justice Mahube Molemela who was recently conferred with an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws (LLD) (honoris causa) by the University of Free State.

Molemela, who made history when she was appointed as the first female Judge President of the Free State Division of the High Court of South Africa, holds LLB and LLM degrees from the University of Free State where she also later lectured at the law faculty. She is a member of the International Association of Women Judges.

We as the BMF are very proud of her achievement. The BMF has the utmost confidence in the skills, expertise and experience that Molemela has and looks forward to her continued contributions to the society and leadership”, said BMF Free State Chairperson Lilly Moabi. 

"Molemela continues to be an inspiration to black professionals, especially those who are female. She is an exemplary leader and an accomplished professional. We wish her the best in her future endeavours”, Moabi concluded.   


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About the Black Management Forum 


The Black Management Forum (the BMF) has been in existence for 43 years. It is a thought-leadership organisation with the main purpose of influencing socio-economic transformation in our country, in pursuit of socio-economic justice, fairness and equity. The BMF stands for the development and empowerment of managerial leadership and the creation of managerial structures and processes that reflect the demographics and values of the wider society.


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Philippe Bakahoukoutela
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