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Monday, October 29 • 10:45am - 11:45am
AFRICAN STORIES: 2017 Global Shining Light winner: Inside the massive extra-judicial killings in Nigeria

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This two-month investigation that won the 2017 Global Shining Light Award uncovered multiple mass graves, lending support to allegations that police and military forces have been targeting a minority ethnic group for abuse and extrajudicial killings. Following reports that included photo evidence, human rights groups called for an independent probe and the army announced another investigation.  "The judges were particularly impressed w/ the solo investigations that were conducted with minimal resources amid real threats & intimidation."

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Dapo Olorunyomi

Publisher, Premium Times
DAPO OLORUNYOMI is currently the Publisher of Premium Times, www.premiumtimesng.com, a news multimedia platform based in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city.Prior to this, he served as policy director and chief of staff at Nigeria’s foremost anti corruption agency, the Economic and... Read More →

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Emmanuel Mayah

Editor, Satellite Times, Nigeria
Emmanuel Mayah is a multi-award winning reporter whose strength is undercover work. He has exposed vehicle smuggling rings, factories with bad employment conditions, international Nigerian crime syndicates and corrupt government links to foreign investors in his country. This year... Read More →
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Musikilu Mojeed

Editor -in-chief, Nigeria's Premium Times
Musikilu Mojeed, a member of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), is an award-winning journalist and Editor-in-Chief at Nigeria's Premium Times newspaper, which he co-founded.  He has reported extensively on corruption, human rights and human trafficking. Mojeed... Read More →

Monday October 29, 2018 10:45am - 11:45am
WSS103 Wits Science Stadium, First Floor

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