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Journalist at Startup Lagos


Startup Lagos is dedicated to enhancing visibility, accountability, and transparency within Africa’s largest tech ecosystem. Our mission is to champion these values, aiming to diminish uncertainty, decrease opacity, and attract more investment and growth within the Nigerian tech ecosystem.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Journalist

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Role Description:

  • This is a full-time, hybrid role located in Lagos, with flexibility for some remote work.
  • As a Journalist for Startup Lagos, you will be responsible for researching, writing, and producing thought-provoking news articles related to the African tech space.
  • You will also be required to attend events, conduct interviews, and tech products, and build strong relationships within the African tech community.


  • Bachelor’s in Journalism, Communications, or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience in journalism, preferably focused on technology or startups
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills, with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to write and produce content quickly and accurately, with tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the African tech ecosystem and major players within it
  • Experience with multimedia journalism, such as podcasts or videos, is a plus
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • The right attitude is a necessary skill.


  • Cool Pay
  • Work Tools
  • Invitation to the coolest tech events
  • HMO
  • Freebies.

Application Closing Date:
Not Specified.

Method of Application:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV, Portfolio & Cover letter to: startuplagos@gmail.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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