DEADLINE: OCTOBER 24, 2022 — Nigerian journalists can submit entries for the 17th edition of Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting.
The award is open to professional reporters or team of reporters (fulltime or freelancers), 18-years and above, who have published stories either online, in print, or through electronic media, primarily targeted at and received by a Nigerian audience.
Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting seeks stories on public, and or corporate corruption, human rights violation, or on the failure of regulatory agencies.
Entries should have been first published or broadcast in a Nigerian media between 4th October 2021 and 3rd October 2022.
All entries must be in English Language. Where the entry is in a Nigerian language, a transcript must be provided in English language.
The deadline to submit entries is October 24, 2022.
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