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Beauregard Tromp

Beauregard Tromp

Beauregard Tromp is a multi-award winning journalist and Nieman Fellow at Harvard who has worked at major publications throughout South Africa. Beauregard spent six years as an Africa correspondent, narrating stories from nearly 40 countries. He is the author of Hani: A Life Too Short and most recently won the Vodacom Journalist of the Year Award and Sikuvile Award for his work on xenophobia. He is the news editor at the M&G.
    Mugabe's final offer: 'I'll trade Grace for power'
    Mugabe's final offer: 'I'll trade Grace for power'
    Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe offered to send his wife into exile in a foreign country in order to retain power. It eventually took an...
    Finally, the people are free to farm and fish at ‘Gracelands’
    Finally, the people are free to farm and fish at ‘Gracelands’
    Today the sky seems to be tearing at itself as the rumbles and barks threaten rain above Mazowe, 40km north of Harare.
    Mugabe resigns: Pandemonium in the streets of Harare
    Mugabe resigns: Pandemonium in the streets of Harare
    At 5.53pm the sun was setting at the end of the gridlocked stretch of cars on Robson Manyika Road. Drivers patiently edged forward, the pace...
    Open up intracontinental borders or lose out on trade
    Open up intracontinental borders or lose out on trade
    Siyabonga Gama is not sure he should be here. “Here” being wedged between a Mercedes-Benz Maybach, the red carpet and scores of security nodding...
    Women in Africa claim seat at table
    Women in Africa claim seat at table
    Africa may be leading the world in terms of women chief executives, but at 5%, it’s nothing to brag about.
    Slice of Life: The silence between spaces
    Slice of Life: The silence between spaces
    The world is small from up here, this expanse of Jozi that falls and rises and rises beyond the ninth-floor window. The drapes and bedsheets from...
    Morocco’s AU return: Colony in peril
    Morocco’s AU return: Colony in peril
    Rahdi Bachir does not like this prison. He does not like the confinement or the view of his world framed by the thick iron bars. This cannot be...
    'A climate of fear' under Hlaudi Motsoeneng: SABC staff say all have forsaken them
    'A climate of fear' under Hlaudi Motsoeneng: SABC staff say all have forsaken them
    Journalists at the SABC this week took to the streets and social media to protest against management’s interference with news coverage because,...