The Reeva I knew http://t.co/jfqPCk05 A column by HAGEN ENGLER (@HagenEngler)
— Daily Maverick (@dailymaverick) February 14, 2013
The article was tweeted at 7:37PM, almost an hour after sharing it to Facebook. 5 days later Engler wrote this, originally for the Sunday Times.
Image banking: Pictures of Reeva Steenkamp belonged to anyone but her http://t.co/uPbLDhgq by HAGEN ENGLERWhat were the circumstances of Engler's departure from FHM?
— Daily Maverick (@dailymaverick) February 19, 2013
MediaslutZA: Current editor Hagen Engler has
This was after the April 2012 issue.
On Engler's public Facebook page (311 likes) there's no sign of his Daily Maverick piece. If he did share it here, he's subsequently deleted it.
What is certain in his Daily Maverick article timestamped 07:28 Engler writes: Today her name is known worldwide. In a few hours, I’ve spoken to the BBC, CNN, The Guardian, The New York Times and the Sunday Independent, all wanting to know, “What was Reeva like?” And sure enough he was giving interviews to CNN, saying nice stuff about Reeva like:
She was “just a great, fun presence of a person,” said Hagen Engler, former editor of the magazine FHM. He described her as “a bikini model, beautiful, gorgeous girl” with a “wicked” sense of humor. She understood the industry and was intelligent and fun to work with, he said.