As a journalist and newsreader, Freek Robinson experienced South Africa’s biggest news events of the past 45 years firsthand. In this memoir, he shares what he experienced behind the scenes. He describes how he had to flee Soweto for his life and recalls secret encounters with Thabo Mbeki in London. He has even written lyrics for Laurika Rauch. This book gives a singular look at the most astonishing events in the country’s recent history.