CHARM: Consortium to protect and promote human rights and media freedom in Sub-Saharan Africa

Investigative Journalism Hubs

Run your cursor over the map to find the hubs of investigative journalism activity we have identified across sub-Saharan Africa. And click on the button to get a map of the networks that bring together investigative reporters. This is a work in progress. We have done our best to identify where investigative journalism is happening, and apologise for any omissions or errors. If we have omitted you or any relevant hubs that you know, or erred, please contact us at or

Credits: This map was commissioned by Fojo Media Institute and Wits Journalism, researched by Victor Bwire and Sbongile Nkosi, and designed by Peter Munyasi and Jimnah Njue.

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