VACANCY: Graduate trainees needed at BusinessDay Newspaper

DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2020 ― Business Day Media Limited has invites applications for young recent graduates to join its one-year graduate trainee program

DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2020Business Day Media Limited is accepting applications from young recent graduates to join its one-year graduate trainee program.

Interested candidates must;

  • Have graduated from the university with a minimum of a second class upper degree.
  • Be below 26 years old.
  • Be undergoing NYSC or must have completed NYSC within the last eighteen months.
  • Be digital-savvy and quick to learn.

ALSO READ: Vacancies for investigative reporters, copy editors, mobile app developer, project accountant

Interested and qualified candidates should send their resumes to with ‘Application for Graduate Trainee Program’ as the subject.

Entry closes no later than Friday, February 21, 2020.

Business Day, established in 2001, is a daily business newspaper based in Lagos.



Journalists can apply for ‘stay at home’ Media Recognition Awards

DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2020 – Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany, has announced a special ‘Stay at Home’ Media Award to recognise journalists reporting coronavirus (COVID-19) in Africa. APPLY HERE


Lagos NUJ carpets media houses for owing journalists

The Lagos State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), has berated some media houses, who, it said, are owing their members of staff. READ MORE


Attend Wits Journalism webinar on fake news and coronavirus

The Wits Journalism presents a webinar with the theme: “The Virus, Fake News and Journalism”. JOIN HERE


Attend Introduction to Global Forest Watch Resources webinar

Introduction to Global Forest Watch Resources for Journalists is the first in a series of webinars hosted by the Rainforest Journalism Fund, an initiative of the Pulitzer Center. JOIN HERE


Photographers can apply for Wiki Loves Africa 2020 contest

DEADLINE: APRIL 15, 2020 – Wikimedia Commons is accepting audio, photo and video entries from everyone in Africa to participate in the 2020 edition of the Wiki Loves Africa annual contest. APPLY HERE


Apply for One Young World Journalist of the Year Award

DEADLINE: APRIL 30, 2020 – One Young World is calling for applications for Young Journalist of the Year Award. APPLY HERE


Fisayo Soyombo, other journalists unveiled as nominees for One World Media Awards

The One World Media Awards has unveiled the full list of nominees for the 2020 edition of the awards. READ MORE


Thomson Reuters Foundation launches Coronavirus Crisis Reporting Hub

The Thomson Reuters Foundation has launched its Coronavirus Crisis Reporting Hub for journalists covering the global pandemic. APPLY HERE


Fact-checkers can apply for grants to fight coronavirus misinformation

The International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) and Facebook have partnered to support the fact-checking community working on the coronavirus (COVID-19) related misinformation with a budget of $1 million. APPLY HERE


Apply for PTCIJ project tracking programme

Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ) is looking for student journalists who are interested in working with us on the UDEME project to monitor and track federal and state government projects in Nigeria. READ MORE