New book zooms in on life of Thuli Madonsela

A new book about former public protector Thuli Madonsela reflects on what has shaped her life, impact and influences.

Thandeka Gqubule wrote No Longer Whispering to Power: The Story of Thuli Madonsela and says the book is an effort to walk in Madonsela's shoes.

A lot of the book is me interpreting the social, economic and cultural factors that shaped the woman that we came to know as our public protector.

Thandeka Gqubule, author

Gqubule explores Madonsela's influential tenure and the her ability to stick to her path.

She says the human rights lawyer has a profound understanding of the philosophy of the Constitution.

Gqubule explained how she crafted the titled of book and went about getting inside Madonsela's life.

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