Blog entries from: Alexis Okeowo


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July 16 2014

From Alexis Okeowo Wed Jul 16 2014, 00:33:35

I wrote about the stunning work of South African photographer (and lesbian activist) Zanele Muholi for The New York Times Lens Blog.

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February 24 2014

From Alexis Okeowo Mon Feb 24 2014, 08:57:33

I recently spent time among oil thieves in the Niger Delta. I wrote about them, their communities, and the shadow industry of oil theft in Nigeria for Bloomberg Businessweek.

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November 26 2013

From Alexis Okeowo Tue Nov 26 2013, 07:00:07

For the last several months, I have been reporting on the massive Chinese investment in Zambia -- particularly in its mining sector -- and the tension-filled aftermath of this investment. I have a piece in the new issue of Fortune on Zambia's mining troubles, and recently wrote articles for The New Yorker on the violent [...]

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September 15 2013

From Alexis Okeowo Sun Sep 15 2013, 15:07:29

Champagne, Louis Vuitton, greed: no crisis like a Nigerian banking crisis. My story in Businessweek's special issue on the global financial crisis.

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September 13 2013

From Alexis Okeowo Fri Sep 13 2013, 08:48:28

I wrote about the United Nations Arms-Trade Treaty and the illicit gun industry in central Nigeria for The New Yorker. Photo by Ruth McDowall

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