Elfredah Kevin-Alerechi is a multimedia investigative freelance journalist, from and based in Nigeria.

Elfredah is a staff reporter of Peoples Gazette .

She is also a 2020 Justice Fellow of Civic Media Lab. Elfredah has produced dozens of reports exposing corrupt practices in the public and private sectors.

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Elfredah Kevin-Alerechi

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How the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons is fueling conflicts in West Africa

  • Armed conflict
  • Corruption
  • Trafficking

ACCRA, ABUJA - This story puts the spotlight on a clandestine network of gunsmiths and arms traffickers operating in West Africa in contravention of local laws. It shows how these gunsmiths and traffickers exploit the porous borders across the West Africa and Sahel region to traffic illicit small arms and light weapons, which continues to fuel conflicts across the region.

Stolen at sea: illegal Chinese transshipment activities in Ghana and Nigeria

  • Corruption
  • Environment
  • Fishing industry

ACCRA, ABUJA – This investigation exposes a hidden network of Chinese control and ownership of many industrial fishing vessels operating in Ghanaian and Nigerian waters in contravention of local laws.