Well informed sources, which have proved reliable in the past, suggest Judge Pillay has got the job.
The announcement will not be made for a few days however.
Watch this space.
In the meantime, this from VOA.
Extra: there has been some rumours over recent days that the US ambassador Zalmay Khalizad was not in favour of this appointment, including due to concerns about her nationality. I can’t confirm this, but it bears some scrutiny.