Shamila Batohi is a South African lawyer and the National Prosecuting Authority’s (NPA) national head of criminal prosecutions (NDPP).
Shamila Batohi Age
She was born in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Her exact date of birth is not known.
Batohi graduated from Clare Estate’s Burnwood Secondary School. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Durban-Westville and the University of Natal, respectively.
Batohi was the chief of public prosecutions for KwaZulu-Natal from 2000 to 2009, and led the trial of Proteas cricket captain Hansie Cronje at the King Commission of Inquiry in 2000.
From 2009 to 2018, she served as a senior legal counsel to the prosecutor at the International Criminal Court.
President Cyril Ramaphosa named her national director of public prosecutions on 4 December 2018, and she took office on 1 February 2019.
She has an estimated net worth of $200,000