Our Team

Ahmad Salkida
CEO/Editor-in-Chief

Obiora Chukwumba PhD
Co-founder/Director


Aster Van Kregten
Editor-at-Large


Anita Eboigbe
Managing Editor

Yekeen Akinwale
Head of Newsroom

Kunle Adebajo
Investigations Editor & Head of Internal Fact-Check

Muhammed Akinyemi
Sub-Editor & Head of Standards Desk

Chief Bisong Etahoben
Central Africa/Francophone Editor

Uthman Abubakar
Bureau Chief Northwest Nigeria

Azeezat Adebimpe Adedigba
Bureau Chief Southwest Nigeria


Nathaniel Bivan
Head of Solutions Journalism Desk

Hafsah Abubakar Matazu
Head of Humanitarian & Development Sector Desk

Aliyu Dahiru Aliyu
Head of Radicalization & Extremism Desk

Aisha Babatunde
Senior Digital Reporter

Murtala Abdullahi
Climate & Security Desk


Reporters
Adama Coulibaly/Mali
Augustine Okoroafor/Southeast Nigeria
Oluwatobi Odeyinka/Abeokuta
Kehinde James Ogunyale/Lagos
Daniel Bernard Oke
Iloabachie Ihuoma Esther
Chigozie Benedicta
Oluwaseun Adebowale
Rukayya Saeed


IT Operations

Muhammad Jibrin
Lead

Abba Gongulong
Software Developer

Mansir Muhammed
GIS Specialist

Anthony Asemota
Video Editor


Support Staff

Hameeda Buhari
Senior Admin/HR Officer

Abudei Valerie Chukwuadinula
Finance Lead

Chinemerem Okechukwu
Finance Assistant