Member Centres

The Hub is a non-profit company currently with seven members, which are all investigative journalism centres in the SADC region. A Membership Code and an Editorial Charter guide the conduct of member centres. Contact us to inquire about membership.

Member Centres

INK Centre

The INK Centre for Investigative Journalism in Botswana was registered as the non-profit INK Foundation in February 2015. The centre seeks “to address the under-development of in-depth investigative journalism” in the country. The founders formerly edited mainstream newspapers in Botswana.

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MNN Centre

The MNN Centre for Investigative Journalism in Lesotho was founded in March 2016. Its vision is to be the leading investigative journalism organisation in promoting accountability and transparency; exposing corruption and wrongdoing; and promoting an open and democratic society.

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INHLASE Centre

The Inhlase Centre for Investigative Journalism was registered as a non-profit in 2017 and is based in Mbabane, eSwatini. It works to uncover corruption and make it public, with a view to igniting positive change in the country.

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Investigative Unit of the Namibian

The investigative unit of The Namibian has undertaken and published major investigations into the abuse of power and corruption since 2015. Headquartered in Windhoek, the unit and the paper are owned by the non-profit Namibia Media Trust.

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The Platform for Investigative Journalism in Malawi.

The Platform for Investigative Journalism in Malawi was established in 2019. It promotes investigative journalism in the country coupled with demanding accountability and transparency from those in power.

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MAKANDAY Centre

The MakanDay Centre for Investigative Journalism in Zambia was established in 2016 and is geared towards investigative journalism that serves the interests of the public.

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AmaBhungan Centre

Launched in 2010, amaBhungane (isiZulu for “the dung beetles”) is an independent, non-profit newsroom based in South Africa. It develops investigative journalism to promote free, capable media and open, accountable, just democracy. AmaBhungane spun off the IJ Hub to support investigative journalism in Southern Africa.