David Beresford

Obit: The master story-teller who unearthed Inkathagate

David Beresford, the Guardian correspondent who died in Johannesburg last week, leaves a remarkable legacy.

David Beresford: Reporter who was also a great writer

David Beresford was known and admired by his peers for his dedication to the craft of journalism.

Investigative reporter David Beresford saw the big picture

David Beresford was known and admired by his peers for his dedication to the craft of journalism, writes seasoned journalist Anton Harber.

Memories of David Soggot, ‘the frugal hedonist’

Some time ago the civil rights lawyer, David Soggot, went to visit a friend in hospital, emerging to find that thieves had stolen his car.

The devil’s work

As the 10th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide approaches, David Beresford examines the case of the general who struggles to live with what he saw. Few accounts of the Rwandan genocide have been as graphic as General Romeo Dallaire's.

Dogme in the Namib

Two years ago David Beresford visited the set of <i>The King is Alive</i>, the Dogme 95 film that opened at cinemas last week.

Dogme day afternoon

David Beresford went on location in the Namibian desert last year and found a cast of liberated actors making the fourth Dogme 95 film.

Lady and the tramp

<em>Katizas Journey</em> records how, at one point in his career as a petty thief, he stole 50c from a blind beggars tin cup. and recon

Guess who’s coming to tea

They retired to Orania to escape majority rule. Then South Africa's first black president came to have tea with Hendrik Verwoerd's widow. David Beresford was there

Glitterati celebrate a fairytale ending

The presidential inauguration ... The world's leaders came to honour Nelson Mandela, the former convict who is now commander in chief.

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories