We are hiring: Kenya correspondent wanted!

Are you a seasoned journalist with a passion for political reporting in Africa? The Africa Report, a leading source for insightful news and analysis on the African continent, is seeking an experienced correspondent to join our dedicated team.

Position: Correspondent
Location: Kenya
Application Deadline: 12 December

Job Description:

As Kenya correspondent for The Africa Report, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality, in-depth political reporting and analysis on Kenyan affairs. We are looking for candidates with a strong track record in journalism and a deep understanding of the political landscape in East Africa. Your reporting will help shape the narrative and provide valuable insights to our readers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research, interviews, and investigations to produce compelling and informative political stories.
  • Stay updated on political developments, trends, and emerging issues across Kenya and the wider region.
  • Build and maintain a network of reliable sources.
  • Provide in-depth analysis and commentary on political events.
  • Collaborate with our editorial team to ensure timely and accurate reporting.
  • Pitch and develop story ideas that resonate with our audience.


  • A minimum of five years of professional reporting experience for an established newspaper or media outlet.
  • Proven expertise in political reporting and a deep understanding of Kenyan and East African politics.
  • Exceptional writing skills and the ability to produce engaging, well-researched content.
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills.
  • A network of contacts in the field of Kenyan politics.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • A passion for journalism and a commitment to ethical reporting.

How to Apply:

If you are a talented and experienced journalist ready to make a significant impact through your political reporting, we invite you to apply. Please submit the following to [email protected] :

  1. Your resume or CV.
  2. A cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and passion for political reporting.
  3. Writing samples or links to your published work.
  4. References from previous employers or colleagues.

The Africa Report is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

Join our team and be part of delivering the most informative and engaging political reporting on Africa.

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