Category Archives: journalism

Bigfoot versus the rhino

This is Part 2 of the expose we did on rhino poaching on the border of Mozambique and South Africa. Johannesburg – The man with the big feet would leave his flip-flops at the fence. Barefooted he’d slip across the … Continue reading

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The town that thrives on rhino horn

I know it has been a while, but I guess it is time to fire up them blogs again. So let me start by posting some articles of a series I wrote for The Star newspaper. Some of you might … Continue reading

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RIP Alf Kumalo

Veteran photographer Alf Kumalo died today. He died in his sleep, aged 82. Alf was a warm, good man. This is a blog post I wrote a year ago about Alf and one of this great friends. The press always … Continue reading

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Hope lies broken in desert sand

This is an op ed piece I wrote on the San Bushmen. I met Jan van der Westhuizen who sees a world filled with spirits and believes if we return to nature we will become a better people. It is nice to know there are still people like that around. … Continue reading

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Crime stories and tales cops tell

Empty bullet casings litter Sauer street, blue lights flash and a dejected robber sits handcuffed in the back of a police van. Cops and robbers had had a shoot out in the centre of Johannesburg, two people injured and a … Continue reading

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