DEADLINE: AUGUST 14, 2020 — Journalists below the age of 30 can from countries with a Gross National Income (GNI) per capita of less than $20,000 can apply for the 2020 Thomson Foundation Young Journalist Award.
Awards

Adebayo, Adeyemi, Adejumo, nine others shortlisted for Young Journalist Award

Three Nigerian journalists, Taiwo Adebayo, Ibrahim Adeyemi and Kabir Adejumo have been shortlisted for Thomson Foundation 2020 Young Journalist Award. The trio was shortlisted alongside nine other journalists across the world for the highly coveted […]

freelance fact-checkers
Vacancies

VACANCY: Africa Check is looking for freelance fact-checkers

DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 ― Africa Check, Africa’s first fact-checking and verification platform is looking to engage the services of experienced freelance fact-checkers (journalists and researchers). These freelance fact-checkers are to identify dubious and potentially […]

Criminal Justice Reporting Fellowship
Fellowships

Apply for Nigerian criminal justice reporting Fellowship

DEADLINE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 ― Civic Media Lab is inviting journalists to apply for the Nigerian Criminal Justice Reporting Fellowship. This fellowship combines training, mentoring and collaboration to produce stories that promote accountability and […]

Facebook Video Storytellers-Africa
Training

Facebook Video Storytellers training for African students, journalists begins today

Facebook Video Storytellers-Africa is a six-week training course from the Facebook Journalism Project in partnership with the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). The training is led by Hashtag Our Stories, a global network of mobile […]