Justice Malala is a political commentator, newspaper columnist and author of the Number One South African bestseller “We Have Now Begun Our Descent”.
Malala writes regular weekly columns for The Times online newspaper and the Financial Mail magazine in South Africa. His new book about the SA transition to democracy will be published in 2021 in the USA, Canada, the UK and SA by Simon&Schuster.
Until August 2018 Malala was resident political analyst for eNews Channel Africa (eNCA). He also presented a weekly political talk show (The Justice Factor) on eNCA.
He was a political analyst at Lefika Securities in Johannesburg and was rated among the top five political / economic analysts of 2016 and 2017 in SA.
His book, We Have Now Begun Our Descent, reached number one on the South African best-seller lists in 2016 and was nominated as one of the top five non-fiction books of 2015 by the Jenny Crwys-Williams Book Club.
Between 2007 and 2011 Malala was general manager of Times Media Group’s stable of 44 magazines and, following that, general manager of the Sowetan and Sunday World newspapers.
He is a regular contributor to the Guardian in London and his work has been published internationally in newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The Telegraph, The Independent, Forbes, Institutional Investor, The Age, The Observer and the Toronto Globe and Mail.
Los Angeles, California, United States