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Nkiru “Kiki” Mordi is a Nigerian investigative journalist, filmmaker, writer and entrepreneur.
Early Life and Education
Kiki Mordi was born on 12 August 1991 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. She was born to Nigerian parents.
After the death of her father, she gained admission into the University of Nigeria, Nsukka to study medicine, but later dropped out due to sexual harassment from a certain lecturer.
Kiki Mordi is a Nigerian investigative journalist and on-air personality with experience in journalism, film-making and social activism.
She is known for the BBC Africa Eye program Sex for Grades documentary that amplified the voices of victims of sexual assault in tertiary institutions in Nigeria and Ghana.
Kiki started her career as a media personality in 2015 as a radio presenter for the KU Television and Radio,Benin City.
She was later made the head of presenting at Women Radio in 2017.
Also in 2017, Mordi started an online petition to stop the extortion and exploitation of youths by the Nigeria policemen.
She launched this petition after her ordeal with some Nigerian policemen who invaded her home, arrested her and boyfriend and accused them of being cultists and obstructing justice.
She became a freelance podcast producer for Audiation, Incorporated Freelance, Yaoundé in November 2019.
In October 2019, Kiki Mordi and her team at the BBC Africa Eye released the 13 minutes Sex for Grades documentary In 2019, she produced a documentary film Life at the Bay in Lagos, Nigeria.
The film tells the story of the inhabitants of Tarkwa Bay and the survival and struggles of their women.
On 17 May 2019, the film directed by Nora Awolowo was selected by Real Time International Film Festival.
On 6 October 2019, the film was selected to show at the 2019 Africa International Film Festival.
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Kiki Mordi is a Nigerian investigative journalist, filmmaker, writer and entrepreneur. She has an estimated net worth of $200,000.