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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South African musical dramatizes police shooting of striking miners

South Africans sing and dance when they mourn, which is why a musical is a fitting way to commemorate the police shootings of striking miners three years ago, says the lead actor of "Marikana - The Musical."

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South African teen finds possible MH370 plane debris

The teen's family initially dismissed the broken wing as "rubbish."...

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At climate talks, African nations pledge to restore forests

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tree by tree, more than a dozen African governments pledged to restore the continent's natural forests at the United Nations climate......

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Nelson Mandela's grandson is being accused of raping a 15-year old girl

A man identified as one of Nelson Mandela's grandsons has been arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl, South African police said on Tuesday....