Lynsey Chutel

Lynsey Chutel

I'm a multimedia journalist.

I am reporter for Quartz, covering Africa in the 21st century, touching on technology, gender and politics. I've been a correspondent with the AP, a TV producer & blogged about African pop culture.

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Top 200 Young South Africans 2015

I'm thrilled to announce that I was chosen as one of the Top 200 Young South Africans for 2015. I am listed in the Media and Film category.

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LYNSEY CHUTEL – 2015

As a Southern African correspondent for Associated Press, Lynsey Chutel is doing everything she set out to do as a teen — write, and work in international ......

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GREGORY SOLIK – 2015

Gregory Solik (30), the founder and chairperson of the My Vote Counts campaign , which calls for greater transparency in party funding, is busy completing his ......

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LUBABALO 'TERA' MTEMBU – 2015

It is difficult to imagine that talented Sharks 8th Man Lubabalo “Tera” Mtembu (24) used to only want to play cricket, skipping rugby practice at school. Fortunately ......

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SONGEZO JIM – 2015

Born in Umtata in the Eastern Cape, Songezo Jim (24) moved to Cape Town to live with his aunt when he turned 14, following the tragic deaths of his parents ......

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BRENDEN CRAWFORD – 2015

Born in 1996 in Germiston, Central Gauteng Aquatics swimmer Brenden Crawford is focused on qualifying for the Olympics and representing South Africa on the ......

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LEZAAN JORDAAN – 2015

Lezaan Jordaan (19) is the current South African U19 and senior women shot put titleholder. She represented South Africa at the 2014 World Junior ......

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SEKOETLANE PHAMODI – 2015

“Media freedom and public broadcast advocacy is really at the heart of helping people access justice — it's about access to crucial information that can change ......

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RENE NAIDOO – 2015

There is a social connection between engineers and the communities they serve. This is the belief of Rene Naidoo (23), a final year Electrical Engineering ......

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NTANDO TSHINAVA – 2015

Ntando Tshinava (18) doesn't merely want to be an agriculturalist. He wants to be the best agriculturalist in the country. If his track record is anything to go by, ......

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KERRY BOBBINS – 2015

Kerry Bobbins has always been fascinated by the functioning of the natural environment, especially how plants and animals create and support their own living ......

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BERNADETTE COSTON – 2015

Doing a profile interview just a few hours before a Women's World League quarterfinal against England in Valencia, 25-year-old field hockey forward Bernadette ......

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RICHARD SELEMOGO – 2015

Richard Selemogo always dreamed of a good education. However, he was orphaned when he was 12 years old, and the aunt and uncle who looked after him ......

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NICK BENSON – 2015

Nick Benson thrives on innovation and his forte is all things digital. As the digital communications manager for the economic development department, his ......

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LAUREN EDWARDS – 2015

A fascination for stories and the way we tell them is what entrepreneur Lauren Edwards says planted the seed for a business venture that is growing across ......