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Tuesday, October 30 • 10:15am - 11:15am
AFRICAN STORIES: Cracking organised crime in South Africa

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Crime is routine news in South Africa, but these two journalists have written in-depth investigations into the country's crime syndicates. This session is a conversation between best-sellling author and well-known radio journalist Mandy Weiner, who tackled a notorious Joburg mobster in her book Minister of Crime: An Underworld Explored,  and Anneliese Burgess, who probed the phenomenon of cash-in-transit robberies in her book, Heist.

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Anneliese Burgess

Author, Freelancer, South Africa
Anneliese Burgess is a former specialist producer for the Truth Commission Special Report and a founder member of Special Assignment, the SABC's flagship current affairs show. She has just published a book: Heist! South Africa's cash in transit epidemic uncovered
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Mandy Wiener

Best Selling Author, South Africa
MANDY WIENER lives and works in Johannesburg. She is one of South Africa’s best-known and most credible journalists and authors. Wiener worked as a multi-award-winning reporter with Eyewitness News from 2004 until 2014 and is currently a freelancer. Ministry of Crime is her fourth... Read More →


Tuesday October 30, 2018 10:15am - 11:15am
Auditorium 3 Wits Science Stadium, Ground Floor

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