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Waterpreneurs buy water from private boreholes off Apapa, Kirikiri, Ebute Metta, and Bariga and transport them to Sagbo Kodji to sell

Gaming the Lottery

An ongoing investigation into water access issues worldwide.



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Truth, transparency, trust. Meet the people of CCIJ.

Transparency Talks

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Giving voice to those who are water disadvantaged.



Winston Mwale
Winston Mwale
Investigative Reporter
John Bartlett
John Bartlett
Investigative Reporter
Wendy Muperi
Wendy Muperi
Investigative Reporter
David Dembélé
David Dembélé
Investigative Reporter
Sonja Angula
Sonja Smith
Investigative Reporter

Recent Posts

  • CCIJ Weekly Roundup: Bad Water in The Gambia
    This week, learn about how The Gambia’s plentiful water supply has actually been causing major health problems across the country. Also, tune into our newest season of the Waterless Podcast, and don’t forget to register for Friday’s photography training! The Gambia’s Water Paradox This past week, CCIJ published an elaborate report on the state of clean drinking water in The […]
  • Photography Conversations Series with Nengi Nelson and Benedicte Kurzen: Working in Your Own Backyard
    Join us on Friday, June 18 at 4 PM Nigerian Time/11 AM US Eastern Time for our second training in our new photography conversation series. We’re excited to have Nengi Nelson and Benedicte Kurzen who will speak about their work as documentary photographers in Nigeria and the successes and challenges of being an aspiring photographer. This dynamic session will include tips for both beginner and experienced photographers.
  • CCIJ ROUNDUP: SJV Water Collaboration Gains National Attention
     Learn about the national impact of our SJV Water collaboration. Also, sign up for our upcoming photography workshop and check out our latest Monthly Member Spotlight on Environmental Investigative Forum founder Alexandre Brutelle. Sinking City Continues to Gain Traction Reporter and SJV Water founder Lois Henry’s story, The Central California Town That Keeps Sinking, has gained significant national attention since its […]


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