Alibi is a South African radio show by award-winning journalist Paul McNally. The story follows the case of a man who may have been wrongfully imprisoned for 18 years. The story, which begins in Johannesburg in 1994 and tracks the case to the present day, was originally aired in 2017 on SAFM over the course of eight weekly episodes.
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Presented by: Freddy Mabitsela & Paul McNally
Additional production and music composed by: John Bartmann
Mixed by: Kutlwano Serame
Additional scripting by: Elna Schutz
Editorial help by: Tom McNally, Gavin Haynes and Kyla Herrmannsen
Editorial oversight by: Franz Kruger & Nooshin Erfani
Press and Awards
- We won The Vodacom Journalist of The Year Awards 2017 for Best Radio Feature
- Memeburn listed us as one of the top South African podcasts.
- The Irish Times listed us as one of the best new crime podcasts.
- TalkCentral featured us (around the 45 minute mark)
- Chai FM featured us for a full hour on their show Corruption Busters.