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Who is South Africa’s New Public Protector and What’s on Her Plate?

Perhaps with an air of trepidation, South African President Jacob Zuma has appointed a new public protector. The institution, which serves as a watchdog for government corruption, has been a thorn in Zuma’s side for several years thanks to the work of the outgoing Thulisile Madonsela, who has pursued the president relentlessly over state-funded upgrades to his home. And the heat on Zuma is not likely to subside soon.
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