Mathatha Tsedu

About Mathatha Tsedu

Mathatha Tsedu, a 1997 Nieman fellow, is executive director of the South African National Editors’ Forum. Previously, Tsedu was deputy editor of The Star, the Sunday Independent, and editor of the Sunday Times.

Coming Home

By Nieman Notes September 9, 2014

Almost 50 years after Nat Nakasa, NF ’65, died and was buried 
in a New York cemetery, 
his remains have been brought back to South Africa. The repatriation fulfills not only Nat’s dream but the 
wish of a great … Read more