Adie Vanessa Offiong is an award-winning journalist and an assistant editor at Daily Trust Newspaper, Abuja, Nigeria.

She combines a focus on maternal and child health care reporting with a data-driven and solutions-based approach. She is a 2018 Early Childhood Development Fellow of the International Centre for Journalists (ICFJ).

Basic information

Name
Vanessa Offiong
Expertise
Health care
Country
Nigeria
City
Abuja

Supported projects

Last resource

  • Health

Close to two thirds of women in poor areas in Africa resort to selling sex to be able to feed themselves and their families. That is the result of a random interviewing exercise conducted in seven African countries in areas where the average income is on or below the poverty line of US$ 1,90 a day.