Former anti-apartheid activist Tim Jenkin still seeking a way out — to a better life

17 May 2020 - 00:00 By Jonathan Ancer

When Tim Jenkin was locked up in Pretoria prison he wasn’t locked down. He had the keys to the jail doors and was relatively free to roam the prison — well, when the guards weren’t looking...

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