Bheki Maphalala

Justice Bheki Maphalala is the Chief Justice of the Kingdom of Swaziland. He was formally appointed to the position 10 November 2015, having been the Acting Chief Justice after the previous officeholder, Michael Ramodibedi, had been dismissed by King Mswati III for serious misbehaviour in June 2015.[1][2]

The Honourable

Bheki Maphalala
Chief Justice of the High Court of Swaziland
Assumed office
10 November 2015
Appointed byKing Mswati III
Preceded byMichael Ramodibedi
Personal details


  1. ^ Ndzimandze, Mbongiseni (13 November 2015). "Justice Maphalala Confirmed as CJ". Times of Swaziland. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  2. ^ Khoza, Bandile (19 June 2015). "Chief Justice Ramodibedi Fired". Swazi Observer. Retrieved 13 November 2015.