We are Going to Kill Each Other Today: The Marikana Story was written by investigative journalists from City Press, namely: Thanduxolo Jika, Sebabatso Mosamo, Leon Sadiki, Athandiwe Saba, Felix Dlangamandla, and Lucas Ledwaba.
Many of them have been awarded for their work. Lucas Ledwaba won a CNN African Journalist of the Year Award in 2010 for his reporting on HIV/Aids, while Thanduxolo Jika was a winner in the features category in the Vodacom Awards in 2010, and a finalist for both the Taco Kuiper and CNN awards in the category general news.
Athandiwe Saba is an experienced investigative reporter and Loyiso Sidimba has reported widely on politics, business, music and sport. Neo Mosamo is a freelance photojournalist whose work has appeared in City Press, The Star and True Love magazine.
Photographers Felix Dlangamandla and Leon Sadiki have been awarded for their work several times, and Felix won best photograph of the year with his work Mourning which appears in the book.