The African Story Challenge

The African Story Challenge is a new $1 million programme of reporting grants to encourage innovative, multi-media storytelling that aims to improve the health and prosperity of Africans.

The African Story Challenge announces journalism grant awards in Business and Technology reporting

NAIROBI, 1st July 2014 - The African Story Challenge today announced the names of 20 journalists who have made it to the final stage of the Business and Technology cycle of the competition.

Health-Reporting Award winner, Rebecca Davis, tells of her renewed passion for covering development stories.

Part of what I've learnt from the African Story Challenge journey is to always put a human face at the center of the story.

PRESS RELEASE: South African Journalist, Rebecca Davis, Wins The African Story Challenge Top Health Reporting Award.

Rebecca Davis, of South African daily online newspaper, Daily Maverick took the top prize for her Story "Coughing up for Gold"

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