Aislinn Laing

Aislinn Laing

Johannesburg, South Africa

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Aislinn Laing

A multi-skilled, senior journalist based in Johannesburg, South Africa with experience of covering most of the continent. Previously Africa Correspondent, Defence Correspondent and general reporter for the UK Telegraph titles and a UK Press Association journalist. During my time in Africa, I have covered some of the biggest stories to come from the continent, including the Westgate Mall siege in Kenya, the Oscar Pistorius and Shrien Dewani trials, the Ebola crisis, the civil war in Ivory Coast and the death of Nelson Mandela. I am also a proficient photographer, prolific tweeter and regular contributor to TV and radio.



Body of Zambia's Michael Sata returns home as rivals jockey to take over presidency


Futile slaughter of Kenya's elephants


The Black Widow and the exclusive Johannesburg birth clinic

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