OPINION | 'We were never meant to write so many death reports'

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Loss in a pandemic. (Photo: Getty Images)
Loss in a pandemic. (Photo: Getty Images)

News24's Lifestyle Editor, Herman Eloff, and Graye Morkel, Local Entertainment News Editor at Channel24, reflect on the darkest and most challenging period in their careers as the list of deaths and losses grow ever longer and the Covid-19 pandemic continues to ravage the South African entertainment industry.

As an entertainment news reporter, I always tell people that my job is to write about "the good news".

For the most part, my work has entailed bingeing TV shows before its general release, going to the cinema to watch the latest films, and attending live events featuring superstars in massive stadiums.

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