Professional Journalists' Association

Steering Committee

Online and Mobile



Antoinette Lazarus

(SABC New Media Unit, Johannesburg).

I'm currently an executive producer of the SABC's New Media Department and news-on-phones - NewsBreak - 082152 services. I previously worked as a radio reporter at East Coast Radio in KZN.

lazarusal (at) sabc (dot) co.za

Mandy de Waal

(Freelance, Pretoria).

Mandy de Waal is a writer, thought activist and investigative journalist with a fondness for smart atheists, intelligent writing and well-constructed arguments.

mandyd (at) mweb (dot) co (dot) za

Jan Hennop

(Dispatch Online, East London).

Jan Hennop is the online news editor at the Daily Dispatch in East London. He has been a professional journalist for the last 15 years, working locally for the SA Press Association (Sapa), the Sunday Times and as a foreign correspondent for Agence France-Presse, where he had the privilege of covering politics and conflict in various countries across the African continent. When he’s not working or surfing the Net, he drinks red wine and enjoys the laid-back Eastern Cape lifestyle with his family.

JanH (at) dispatch (dot) co.za