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
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Media Council of Kenya