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Jani Allan

Data de nascimento: 11. Setembro 1952

Jani Allan é uma jornalista sudafricana. Trabalhava para o jornal The Sunday Times da África do Sul entre 1979 e 1990. Após uma tentativa de assassinato em seu apartamento de Joanesburgo, passou a viver em Inglaterra. Mais tarde mudou-se para os Estados Unidos onde escreveu as suas memórias.

Formou-se na universidade de Witwatersrand.

Citações Jani Allan

„But despite the fact that everyone thinks that I'm an IFP member, I do not have any political affiliations. I support Buthelezi the man because he makes me believe that heroes still exist.“

—  Jani Allan

Speaking in 1997 during an interview with The Independent about her political affiliations in South Africa http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_19970406/ai_n14117510
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„That night I made copies of all the documents with shaking hands and gave them to a friend with contacts in the British secret services. I had a bitter taste in my mouth.“

—  Jani Allan

Writing in her column about how she reacted after she realised she had been recruited as an 'unwitting' spy by Cliff Saunders in London in the early 1990s. http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=13&art_id=ct20000227222234900S1258
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„I'm impaled on the blue flames of his blowtorch eyes, you see.“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Eugene Terre'Blanche in the Face to Face column published on 31 January 1989.
Sunday Times

„Most of the time our discussions are political, because it's hard not to be political in this country (not like in Britain, where you can ignore the rather sedate way everything's going downhill).“

—  Jani Allan

Speaking in 1997 during an interview with The Independent about her South-Africa related political discussions with friend Mangosuthu Buthelezi http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_19970406/ai_n14117510
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„I disapproved of the number of men she had traipsing into her bedroom and suggested she should have a turnstile on her bedroom door.“

—  Jani Allan

Describing Linda Shaw, her former flatmate and defence witness in 1992 in the London High Court to George Carman, defence lawyer representing Channel 4 during the libel case she filed against the broadcaster. http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/courtroom-14-the-owl-has-landed-1535309.html
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„Whatever award is given for libel, being cross-examined by you would not make it enough money.“

—  Jani Allan

Speaking in 1992 in the London High Court to George Carman, defence lawyer representing Channel 4 during the libel case she filed against the broadcaster. http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9D07EFDE153AF93BA35752C0A9679C8B63&sec=&spon=&pagewanted=1
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„A black-belt bullshitter“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Pik Botha in Sunday Times column Face to Face.
Sunday Times

„The voice (sometimes an ominous rumble that sounds as though he's been gargling with pebbles, sometimes the bliss of Bailey's Irish Cream swirling lazily about a fine crystal goblet) crescendos almost imperceptibly.“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Wynand Claassen from her interview with Claassem published in the Just Jani column of the Sunday Times, republished in Face Value by Jani Allan.
Sunday Times

„And I think that my whole life, looking back at it, I was so rooted in worldly things, in worldly values, fame, fashion and fortune and all the things that are just transient.“

—  Jani Allan

Speaking in 1995 in an SABC interview about a change of philosophy following her libel case against Channel 4. http://70.84.171.10/~etools/newsbrief/1995/news0103
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„a small bewigged ferret“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Carman in 1992 article she published in The Spectator. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/jani-allan-bites-back-at-ferret-1541792.html
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„She is not destructive - but she does have a particular facility for puncturing pomposity.“

—  Jani Allan

Joe Sutton referring to Allan following their interview. Quoted in Face Value by Jani Allan.

„The only girl who ever knocked me out.“

—  Jani Allan

Mike Weaver referring to Allan following their interview. Quoted in Face Value by Jani Allan.

„His voice, like a malted milkshake marinated for more than seventy years, has a slightly monotonous lilt - rather like a Hindu chanting Bagavad Gita.“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Walter Battiss from her interview with Battiss published in the Just Jani column of the Sunday Times, republished in Face Value by Jani Allan.
Sunday Times

„It is her total professionalism and perennial striving for perfection that elevated Moira from the merely blonde to the maxi-talented.“

—  Jani Allan

Description of Moira Lister from her interview with Lister published in the Just Jani column of the Sunday Times, republished in Face Value by Jani Allan.
Sunday Times

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