DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 27, 2023 — Harbinger Media is accepting applications for a 3-day online training to empower aspiring journalists in Nigeria.
Scheduled to hold on Google Meet from November 28-30, the training will equip incoming journalists with essential skills in news writing, feature writing, and special report writing.
It aims to provide a solid foundation for aspiring journalists to navigate the dynamic landscape of media reporting.
Whether you are a recent graduate, a budding writer, or someone seeking to transition into the world of journalism, you can apply for the training programme aimed at providing the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in the field.
The benefits of the training include:
•Personalised mentorship from seasoned journalism professionals.
•Insider insights into effective journalism practices.
•Networking opportunities within the journalism community.
•Guidance on ethical reporting standards.
•Strategies to navigate the evolving media landscape.
•Competitive advantage for future opportunities in journalism.
•Potential access to exclusive fellowships and industry collaborations.
•Opportunity to showcase talent through publication of participants’ works.
The deadline for applications is November 27, 2023.
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