Professional Journalism experience
, Nairobi, Kenya (Reporter, September 2011-present)Reporting on business, farming and technological news, plus managing content, for online newsagency. Suppliers of Kenyan
newspaper and other online and print publications.
The Hackney Post
, London (Editor, May 2010)Edited, wrote stories and conducted interviews for online local news website run by journalismstudents at City University.
, London (Intern, April 2010)Researched and wrote stories, and helped with fact-checking and other valuable tasks.
The Camden New Journal/Islington Tribune
, London (Intern, December 2009)Researched and wrote published news stories, obtaining practical experience by conductingnumerous interviews, including one with a government minister.
, York (Intern, April 2009 & December 2009)Wrote published news stories, obtained courtroom experience and helped with investigations.
, Salisbury (Intern, September 2009 and January 2010)Wrote published news stories, conducted interviews and obtained courtroom experience.
, London (Intern, August 2009)Prepared supplementary material for the Arts section of the newspaper.
, Hemel Hempstead (Intern, January 2009)Researched and wrote published news stories, obtained courtroom experience and conducted aminor celebrity interview.
The Financial Times (Europe Edition)
, Paris (Intern, July 2008)Observed journalists at work and learnt to write for a more specialist audience. Researched andwrote an article of my own.
, Romsey (Intern, August 2006)Researched and wrote published stories. My first taste of journalism, it made it clear to me thatthis was the career I wanted to go into.
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