Krista Mahr is a journalist reporting on Africa, based in Johannesburg. She is an active contributor to several news organizations including the Washington Post, the Financial Times, Newsweek, Bloomberg Businessweek, Associated Press and others. Mahr was previously based in New Delhi, where she was Time Magazine's South Asia bureau chief and Reuters' South Asia special correspondent.
News feature for the Guardian on Tanzania's struggle to fight rising cancer rates.
News feature for Associated Press on the long-running absence of Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari.