Cooper Inveen is a Freetown-based multimedia journalist specialising in human rights and natural resource management. In five years covering West Africa, his work has been published with Reuters, the Guardian, Al-Jazeera, BBC and many others.

The team that worked on the Frank Timis story received additional reporting and photography from Cooper Inveen. 

Cooper Inveen

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Cooper Inveen
Freelance journalist
Human rights and natural resource management
Sierra Leone

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How Frank Timis uses UK-registered companies to exploit Africa's resources

  • Corruption
  • Economy
  • Energy
  • Industry

FREETOWN - Following BBC's Panorama investigation into secret oil and gas deal corruption between one of City's most controversial businessmen, Frank Timis, and the Senegalese president's brother, Aliou Sall, a team of journalists from Britain and Sierra Leone funded by our Money Trail grant programme can reveal further insight into just how questionable this deal was.

New oil town Senegal