Iqra Salah

Iqra Salah is an investigative journalist and a student at U.C Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.

Previously, Iqra worked as a reporter for BBC in Nairobi where she covered important issues across Africa. She has also worked with CNN as a freelance field producer and Africa Uncensored, Kenya’s first independent investigative media house as a reporter.    

EMPLOYERS

  • Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley
    Jan. 2022-

  • British Broadcasting Corporation
    Mar. 2019- Aug. 2021

  • CNN- Nairobi bureau
    Mar. 2017- Mar. 2019

  • Africa Uncensored
    Aug. 2016- Feb. 2017

AWARDS & HONORS

  • 2022 Pulitzer Center Reporting Fellow

  • Overseas Press Club Foundation Walter and Betsy Cronkite Scholarship

  • Mastercard Foundation Scholarship

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE)

  • National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)

REPORTING INTERESTS

Human Rights, Investigative reporting, Longform journalism, Open Source Investigations, Visual Investigations