Krista Mahr

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Johannesburg, South Africa

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Krista Mahr

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.



Investigative report for Reuters on India's pharmaceutical industry.


News feature for Associated Press on the long-running absence of Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari.


Feature for Bloomberg Businessweek on the fate of South Africa's ruling party.


Financial Times podcast discussing the results of South Africa's 2016 polls.

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