Idris Akinbajo is a Nigerian award winning investigative journalist.

He holds an Erasmus Mundus Masters in Journalism, Media and Globalisation from Aarhus University and the University of Amsterdam. He is currently the head of Premium Times, Nigeria's leading online newspaper.

Basic information

Idris Akinbajo
Corruption, human rights

Supported projects

Nigeria: Europe's Electronic Junkyard

  • Environment
  • Economy
  • Health
  • Industry

Thousands of tons of used electronics and illegal e-waste are imported into Nigeria annually. High demand for used European electronics, inefficient regulation, and a local lack of recycling facilities form a growing hazard.