Iqra Salah

Iqra is a first-year student at U.C Berkeley’s Graduate School of journalism.

Prior to this, Iqra worked as a reporter for British Broadcasting Corporation  in Nairobi where she covered important issues across Africa.

Iqra has also worked with CNN as a field producer and helped cover the 2017 Kenyan elections where she was in-charge of research. She has also worked with Africa Uncensored which is Kenya’s first independent investigative media house as a reporter.

At Berkeley, she plans to focus on investigative journalism and documentary filming  to help acquire skills to conduct world-class investigative projects.



  • British Broadcasting Corporation

  • CNN- Nairobi bureau

  • Africa Uncensored


  • Media Council of Kenya