Our Story

iroom about us

The iRoom is an online platform where rural journalists can publish well curated stories that are relevant to their communities.

The iRoom is a project of the African Institute of Investigative Journalism (AIIJ) and is funded by the Open Society Foundations.

Meet the team

Executive DirectorExecutive Director

Solomon Serwanjja

Seasoned broadcast investigative journalist with 12 years of experience, having worked for various newsrooms such as NBS, NTV, KTN, and UBC.

Deputy Executive DirectorDeputy Executive Director

Raymond Mujuni

Two-time winner of the National Journalism Award for their explanatory and investigative reporting on high-level government deals involving refugee exchange for guns between Uganda and Israel.

Associate Digital CommunicationsAssociate Digital Communications

Rahim Nwali

Passionate about positively impacting the African continent by telling its story and have participated in fellowships such as the Media Challenge Initiative and the SRHR fellowship with AIIJ.

Procurement and Admin managerProcurement and Admin manager

Sandra Nansubuga

Works alongside leads to identify new sources of revenue and maintain the financial stability of iRoom

Finance and AdminFinance and Admin

Talent Akatukunda

Passionate finance and accounting practitioner with a strong background in the field and believes in creating a more inclusive and better world for all.