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Greg Nicolson

Greg Nicolson left his hometown of Melbourne to move to Johannesburg, beset by fears Australia was going to the dogs. With a camera and a Mac in his bag, he ventures out to cover power and politics, the lives of those included and those excluded. He can be found at the tavern, searching for a good story or drowning a bad one.

Opinion 20 Apr 2017 08:17 am
The SABC’s on-again, off-again leader Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s Wednesday press conference was billed as a game changer. By GREG NICOLSON.
South Africa 18 Apr 2017 07:52 am
After a short hiatus, protesters in Vuwani will continue a shutdown of the community on Tuesday, with all but emergency services set to close.
Opinion 11 Apr 2017 07:47 am
In an unprecedented show of unity, all but two opposition parties will march on the Union Buildings on Wednesday calling for President Jacob Zuma to be recalled. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 10 Apr 2017 07:13 am
To quote the Snapchat generation, the late Ahmed Kathrada’s memorials have been lit. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 04 Apr 2017 15:18 pm
After a meeting in Johannesburg on Monday, six opposition parties announced they would combine forces to try to replace Jacob Zuma as president. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 23 Mar 2017 07:17 am
Swift arrests were made in high-profile criminal cases. But what does this mean for police performance and the public’s perception of the SAPS? By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 21 Mar 2017 08:53 am
It’s been four-and-a-half years since the Marikana Massacre. This weekend the sons of one of the mineworkers found out how their father allegedly died. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 20 Mar 2017 06:57 am
The same groups have been fighting each other for two years. The gamble turned into a brawl. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 17 Mar 2017 07:05 am
A report, commissioned by the provincial health department in 2015, shows just how dangerous Mahlangu’s cost-saving plan was. By GREG NICOLSON.
Opinion 14 Mar 2017 07:15 am
As the Prasa saga heads to court, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters on Monday announced members of an interim board. By GREG NICOLSON.