Nongoma2District: Zululand
Local municipality: Nongoma
Community served: Ematheni, Nongoma, Usuthu, Lindizwe, Emahhashini
Population: 20 339

Ematheni Paralegal Office is located in the deep rural north of the KwaZulu-Natal province.  The area is under traditional leadership (Amakhosi and Izinduna).  The office was established in 1999, since its inception the cases dealt with are:

  • Civic
  • Social grants and
  • RAF claims

The office conducts community educational workshops dealing with human rights and socio-economic rights topics.




Nomusa Jele-Ematheni
Nomusa Jele
Staff: Ms Nomusa Jele

Ms Jele obtained a Diploma in Paralegal Studies through CLRDC in partnership with the University of KwaZulu-Natal, in 1999.  Since obtaining her Diploma, she has been working at the Paralegal office.


Office contact details

Ematheni Paralegal Office

P O Box 815




Tel:  078 0954 866

Email:  emathenioffice@gmail.com