Journalism Project for Nigerian Journalists 2017


Entries are now accepted for  Nigeria Investigates, a journalism project that  trains Nigerian journalists to report on consequential stories using the techniques of investigative reporting. Applicants are to be journalists or in the field of reporting in journalism.

About the Award: Nigeria Investigates is a groundbreaking investigative journalism project that works with Nigerian journalists to identify, report and produce stories. Journalists get to work with Africa’s most successful undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, to pitch, shape, report and produce stories that affect society in a progressive way.

Application Deadline: 20th July, 2017.

Eligible Countries: Nigeria

To Be Taken At (Country): Nigeria

Type: Short Courses/Training

Eligibility: Applications are open to print, online, television, video, radio and multimedia journalists working in Nigeria. Applicants must show evidence of journalistic work produced for a Nigerian or international media organization between January 2016 and May 2017. Experience in investigative reporting is a plus.

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: Selected journalists will work with investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas to pitch, shape, report and produce stories.

How to Apply: Fill the application form in the Program Webpage (see link below). After applying, you’ll receive a confirmation email from

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

Award Providers:  Tiger Eye Foundation, with support from the MacArthur foundation and in partnership with a number of Nigerian media organizations.

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