Media Trust Group is hiring a qualified candidate to fill the position of a Gender Journalist in Abuja.
The gender journalist will create women-centric content for print, TV, radio, and digital platforms – videos, gifs, photos, social lives and/or stories, etc – including news stories, features, interviews, analyses, among others.
Applicants should have excellent skills in speaking, writing, and presenting in English and Hausa, with at least three years of experience working as a multimedia women/gender reporter.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s or a higher degree in Journalism, Mass Communication, Broadcast Journalism or related courses in social sciences and the humanities.
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TRACE investigative reporting fellowship for journalists
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Wharton seminars for business journalists
DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 26, 2022 —The Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists is pleased to present its flagship programme on October 17 to 19, 2022. APPLY HERE
Fellowship seeks projects related to democracy
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