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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 deputy editor of the M&G.
Slice of life: Faithful hearts vibrating
Slice of life: Faithful hearts vibrating
Basically, you have an organ recital at the beginning and at the end of the mass, so that’s what I do. That’s the bit that I enjoy and that I...
IEC intent on announcing final results on Saturday
IEC intent on announcing final results on Saturday
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) says it will not hold the country back and remains intent on announcing the results of the sixth...
Elections 2019: ANC majority in Mpumalanga takes a knock
Elections 2019: ANC majority in Mpumalanga takes a knock
Though the big story out of Mpumalanga has been the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) displacing the Democratic Alliance (DA) as the official...
ANC: From Everyman to Faust
ANC: From Everyman to Faust
Jacob Zuma sold himself to South Africans as Everyman, that allegorical character that could so easily be you. With his lilting laugh and easy...
'You watch this space!’ — Ramaphosa
'You watch this space!’ — Ramaphosa
Hope, optimism, resilience and progress — that was the message of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation address on Thursday. He...
Senior Equal Education manager dismissed following ‘jobs for sex’ scandal
Senior Equal Education manager dismissed following ‘jobs for sex’ scandal
The former head of national organising at Equal Education has been dismissed from the organisation following allegations of offering jobs for...
Limited seating for State v Zuma
Limited seating for State v Zuma
Preparations are well underway for the highly anticipated corruption trial of former president Jacob Zuma with the courts already planning for a...
Maimane is black and proud but says the DA is not black or white
Maimane is black and proud but says the DA is not black or white
In a rousing speech in Tshwane, Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane tackled allegations of racism and apartheid-style thinking that...
DA sets it sights on Gauteng and Northern Cape in 2019
DA sets it sights on Gauteng and Northern Cape in 2019
Addressing the Democratic Alliance’s 2018 Congress on Saturday, Mmusi Maimane indicated the party’s campaign for next year’s general...
From sand to sky: Divine thread links the San with nature
From sand to sky: Divine thread links the San with nature
Here in the Kalahari, where the stars shine more brightly and the dunes still cast shadows long after the searing sun has melted into the horizon,...
28 media companies in the dock for cartel conduct
28 media companies in the dock for cartel conduct
The Competition Commission has referred 28 media companies, including the Mail and Guardian, to the Competition Tribunal for prosecution...