News Content Writer Job in Nigeria

The Dexterity Group is a leading Media, Education and business services provider. The group has grown into a diversified business conglomerate with a reputation for excellent business practices with product and service quality. The Group’s business activity includes Media, Education and the provision of a number of business services, In addition the group also runs a charitable arm; The Dexterity Foundation.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: News Content Writer

Location: Ringroad, Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time (On-site)

Job Summary

  • We are looking for a talented News Content Writer to contribute to our newsroom.
  • This role involves researching, writing, and producing compelling news articles across various beats to inform and captivate our audience.


  • Write concise, accurate, and engaging news stories for publication in our newspaper and on our digital platforms.
  • Stay informed about local, national, and international news developments and pitch timely story ideas.
  • Conduct interviews with sources and gather information to support your reporting.
  • Collaborate with editors, reporters, and photographers to coordinate coverage of events and breaking news.
  • Adhere to editorial guidelines, standards, and deadlines to ensure high-quality content.
  • Monitor audience engagement and feedback to refine content strategies.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Proven experience as a news writer or journalist, preferably in a newspaper or digital news environment.
  • Strong writing and storytelling skills with an ability to craft compelling narratives under deadline pressure.
  • Excellent research skills and ability to verify information from multiple sources.
  • Familiarity with AP style, journalistic principles, and ethical standards.
  • Proficiency in digital content management systems and social media platforms.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced newsroom environment.


  • N45,000 - N50,000 monthly.

Application Closing Date
30th April, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.