Meet our Team

Michael Appel

Michael Appel is a reporter at eNCA and has worked as a journalist in South Africa for over a decade in the newspaper, online, magazine, and television news industries. His work has taken him around the globe from Ethiopia to China. He has appeared on a number of international news channels to discuss everything from high-profile court cases to elections in South Africa.
With his head in the news game, his heart lies in documentary making and telling the stories never told.

South Africa 29 Mar 2018 17:16 pm
Reports are doing the rounds that newly-appointed Crime Intelligence Divisional Commissioner Anthony Jacobs has a seedy past.
South Africa 28 Mar 2018 19:47 pm
It was out with the old Free State premier and in with the new – apparently all costing the taxpayer a pretty penny.
South Africa 23 Jan 2018 06:30 am
A former Free State councillor speaks of his battle to stop the Gupta-linked Estina dairy farm project in Vrede.
South Africa 18 Jan 2018 14:22 pm
Morris 'Captain KGB' Tshabalala has appeared in court for allegedly stealing more than R500,000 from the police's secret service slush fund.
South Africa 22 Nov 2017 14:00 pm
The five cars chosen for the crash tests represent 65 percent of the sales volume in SA for a year.
South Africa 03 Nov 2017 13:52 pm
President Zuma visited the hospital for a walkabout, together with Health Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, as part of the Presidential Siyahlola Monitoring Programme.
Opinion 20 Oct 2017 11:36 am
The culture of impunity that has been fostered under the current administration boggles and infuriates.
Opinion 12 Oct 2017 10:41 am
A country’s history is its unique story. Leave out a part of that story and it ceases to be what so many South Africans are calling for these days - a true holistic representation.
South Africa 08 Oct 2017 12:22 pm
South Africa’s history is filled with countless acts of selflessness. Forgotten for over a century, these heroes are finally getting the recognition they deserve.
South Africa 07 Sep 2017 07:58 am
Businessman Kenny Kunene says gunmen opened fire on his car in Bramley on Tuesday night. Police say they're investigating a case of attempted murder.