Ranjeni Munusamy is Associate Editor of South Africa’s premier online news and analysis publication Daily Maverick and is a prominent commentator on South African politics. She has over 20 years of experience in journalism and communications. Ranjeni has worked as a political correspondent at several South African media houses, including the Sunday Times. She has also served as Head of Communications in the Ministry of Higher Education and Training in South Africa. Ranjeni has previously served as an advisor and speechwriter to senior South African political leaders, as well as a communications strategist and media trainer for political and labor organizations.