Nigeria Investigates is a groundbreaking investigative journalism project that works with Nigerian journalists to identify, report and produce stories. Journalists get to work with Africa’s most successful undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, to pitch, shape, report and produce stories that affect society in a progressive way.


Applications are open to print, online, television, video, radio and multimedia journalists working in Nigeria. Applicants must show evidence of journalistic work produced for a Nigerian or international media organization between January 2017 and October 2018. Experience in investigative reporting is a plus.

The applications period is ended.



Kindly fill out the application form below with the relevant details. Make sure you have all your answers for the fields and hit submit once you are satisfied with your responses. Avoid multiple applications as this might lead to a disqualification of your application. Once you submit your application, you’ll receive a confirmation email from

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