We are a technology and knowledge-producing think tank that supports & empowers the media

We break information barriers and strengthen African democracies through research and media innovation

We produce investigative stories and policy research to inform advocacy for democratic accountability and sustainable development

We strengthen the journalism ecosystem to set the agenda, gatekeep the public sphere and keep power accountable

We leverage our capabilities and resources in sustaining and building reliable democracies across West Africa


We curate programmes and initiatives that set the agenda for democracy by going directly to the nooks and cranny of where the people reside to interact and report on the true needs and want of the people.


We leverage modern technology in scaling and developing the reach and impact of journalism across the sub region by curating services and initiatives that propel innovation.

Accountability & Development

We act as a watchdog for democracy and holding those in power accountable to their commitments to the people through public reporting and tracking of government activities.

We build democratic accountability and strengthen journalism in Africa through sustainable media franchises and high-impact programmes

We expand the scope and reach of journalism in Africa through innovative products.

GOSI is your one stop shop for contextual data about West Africa. It is a resource for development research and discussion across West Africa.


Promote press freedom, safety of journalist, freedom of expression, open government, net neutrality, media pluralism and media independence.

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Train and build cohorts of the next generation of investigative journalists and media innovators in all West African higher institutions.

We deepen the development discourse in the media and tackle information disorder, thereby enabling media that advances the values of democracy.

Information ecosystem in the  Lake Chad region: a multifaceted sphinx of  information disorder

Introduction The Lake Chad Basin is one of the most enduring conflict zones worldwide, plagued by alarming levels of violence that have inflicted a devastating toll on millions of individuals …

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ANALYSIS: Anambra 2021 Governorship Elections Repeated an Intriguing Trend

The recently concluded 2021 Anambra State elections heightened a recurring trend in the State’s…..
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Membership of GIJN

Kasancewa memba a GIJN GIJN kungiya ce mai zaman kanta da ke tallafwa masu bincike a aikin jarida a duk fadin duniya. Tun kafuwar kungiyar a shekarar 2003, GIJN ta …

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CJID and partners, UNESCO, train Gambian youth leaders on media literacy

Ahead of the December 4 presidential election, the Premium Times Centre for Investigative…..
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Over the years we have partnered with different organisations

Our vision is not one that can be single-handedly achieved, so we have partnered
with organisations that understand the vision and share our values.