The CNN Multichoice African Journalist awards recently celebrated 20 years of working to inspire journalistic excellence on the continent.
What are the key pillars that have defined your work as a journalist?
Tell us about your story process: how do you go from the initial idea to your final copy?
There is reporting, but there is writing too; How much effort do you put into your final copy?
Finally, one last piece of advice to young journalists hoping to be among the best in their generation.
The voice of my audience is very important. In a lot of our journalism, there is too much of the journalist in the story.
You kept stressing passion: why is that particularly important for journalism?