Africa Foundation for Young Media Professionals offers fellowship

THE Africa Foundation for Young Media Professionals (AFYMP) is accepting applications for its funded media fellowships.

The program seeks to strengthen, empower and position next-generation, early-career journalists in Nigeria.

Selected fellows will participate in one of the fellowship’s categories: Media Entrepreneurship and Niche Building, Campus Journalism, Ethics, Safety, Fact Checking, Women in Journalism and Disability and Inclusion Reporting.

The six-month program begins with a two-day in-person workshop. The workshop will be held in Ibadan, Lagos, Owerri, and Port Harcourt.
Early-career journalists across Nigeria can apply for a virtual and in-person fellowship.

The deadline for the submission of applications is June 5, 2023. Interested applicants can apply here.

Blessing Otoibhi is a Multimedia Journalist and Anchor host for the News in 60 seconds at The International Center For Investigative Reporting. You can shoot her a mail via or connect on Twitter @B_otoibhi

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