Fr. Chaka Re-Elected Prior
On 4 May 2015 Father Chaka Motanyane was reelected prior of Aquinas priory in Mondeor, Johannesburg. He had just completed his first three-year term as prior.
Father Chaka is a chaplain in the South African Police Service and holds the rank of captain. Over the last few years he has studied and graduated in logotherapy.
The tradition in the Dominican Order is that communities elect their own superiors. In the same way we elect our provincial. Indeed, it was the Dominican Order that paved the way for democratically elected superiors.