In our first cohort of grants and mentorship, we celebrate the following investigative journalists who went beyond their call of duty to investigate and expose issues of corruption, transparency and accountability:
Julius is a reporter with the The Star Newspaper and is passionate about reporting on governance and health services.
Daniel Muteti works as a reporter and host at Reuben FM, a community radio station in Mukuru Kwa Njenga.
Sarah Nanjala is a Kenyan journalist and writer who is passionate about humanity reportage especially on issues touching on women and children.
Iqra Salah is a researcher at PesaCheck, where she fact-checks and debunks false information and contents shared on social media such as Facebook and WhatsApp.
Osman Mohamed Osman is a freelance journalist based in Nairobi. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the United States International University - Africa
Amina Wako has published her work with Standard Media Group, Huffington Post, Destination Magazine and Kenyan Women Magazine.
Stellar Murumba is Code for Africa’s Project Manager in charge of its Fact-Checking and Verification initiative - PesaCheck - in Kenya Uganda and Tanzania.
Brian Obuya is a Crime and Investigative Reporter at KTN
Diana Kendi is an award-Winning Multimedia Freelance Journalist.