Jennifer Ugwa is a freelance investigative reporter and storyteller, based in Abuja, Nigeria.
Jennifer has built a solid reputation in journalism working for some of the country's prestigious media outlets, such as the Pointer newspaper, Delta State Broadcasting Service and the International Centre for Investigative Reporting--a member of the Global Investigative Journalism Network-- in Abuja, Nigeria.
Some of her stories have focused on business dynamics in Nigeria, corporate tax payments and corruption, climate change, and rights violations.
Jennifer is a fellow on some reformative and impactful journalism initiatives like the Code for Africa Wanadata 2021 reporting fellowship, Civil Forum For Asset Recovery (CIFAR) Institute for War and Peace Reporting COVID-19 Fact-checking programme, etcetera.
Jennifer is an alumnus of the University of Nigeria Nsukka.