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Arabic Speaking Freelance Journalists

paydesk has 543 reporters who speak Arabic. Our journalists can do broadcast reports, as well as printed media and photography. Our top correspondents who speak Arabic are Noura Hafaied and Linda Gradstein. Use our journalist directory to find an Arabic speaking member to work for you.

Journalists Who Speak Arabic



Noura Hafaied

Tunis, Tunisia
Noura Hafaied is a journalist based in Hammamet, Tunisia.
am a trilingual journalist fluent in Arabic, English and French, I have been working as a reporter for the BBC and as aTV host in a Tunisian channel.
I cover North Africa and the Sahel. I did interviews and reports on Libya, Tunisia, Read moreMorocco, Algeria, Mauritania and Niger. 
I have a press credential card from the state authorities to facilitate my work.
Languages
Arabic English French
+2
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+10
Skills
Social Cultural Media Training
+8

Linda Gradstein

Jerusalem, Israel
Linda Gradstein is a journalist based in Jerusalem, Israel. She has won several awards for her coverage, including the Overseas Press Club award for her coverage of the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin. She speaks Hebrew and Arabic and has a Masters in Arab Studies from Georgetown University in Read moreWashington DC.
Languages
Arabic Hebrew
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+11
Skills
Research Investigative Reporting Media Training
+10

Sheila Ponnie

Juba, South Sudan
Sheila Ponnie Juba based journalist, born in South Sudan, graduate of Nkumba University in Entebbe. Began her journalism career as a news and programming intern/reporter with Radio Miraya, the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, (UNMISS). She also hosted a nightly news and culture radio program Read moreon Radio One 89Today, she works as a freelance correspondent for (VOA) the Voice of America Network and (VOA) South Sudan in Focus, where she files video, radio and online reports from South Sudan, and East Africa, edited and broadcast from the VOA News Production Center in Washington, DC and London.

Through her career, Sheila has contributed to several local and international news organizations and NGOs, such as RFI, DPA news UNICEF, UNFPA, WFP and the Japanese, International, Cooperation Agency (JICA) among others.

Sheila also covers South Sudan's local news as a general assignment reporter, on issues of politics, women and girls health, environment and sports for The City Review South Sudan, a locally published, online news agency. 

She has been chosen to participate in several women in media and press freedom conferences - in Finland, Morocco, Uganda, Kenya, and Zambia, among others. Last year, Sheila was invited by the IGAD Center for Excellence, in Djibouti, to participate in a conference on "Journalism and Reporting to Counter Extremist Violence Messaging".

Sheila is also an active member of (AWIM), African Women in Media and (IWMF) International Women's Media Foundation
Languages
Arabic English Sundanese
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+15
Skills
Medical Business Cultural
+11

Nuh Mussa Berjeeb

Garowe, Somalia
Nuh Mussa Berjeeb is a Multimedia Journalist based in Garowe
Languages
Arabic English Somali
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+10
Skills
Current Affairs Breaking News Natural Disasters
+8

Juliana Siapai Dabira

Juba, South Sudan
Multimedia Journalist & Communications Specialist in #SouthSudan /Entrepreneur/ Youth Influencer. 

Local Guide & Wanderluster #siapaitravels🇸🇸

Digital-savvy Communications and specialist with experience in planning, developing, and
implementing strategic communications, branding, public Read moreinformation, and media-related programs and
plans to drive organizational and program visibility and support advocacy efforts.

Creative Manager who develops and executes multi-media campaigns that deliver key messaging, and
produces newsletters, blogs, articles, media stories, and publications.

Expertly liaises with multiple stakeholders and manages project logistics with competing deadlines. Fluent
in English, Kiswahili, and Arabic, and proficient in MS Office Suite.

Core Competencies:

Communication & Branding Strategy – Information Management – Public Relations – Media Relations.  
Capacity Building/ Training – Knowledge Management – Communication Products Development – Social
Media Management – Events Management – Stakeholder Engagement – Advocacy – Staff Management –
Reporting
Languages
Arabic English Swahili
Services
Interview (Video / Broadcast) Content Writing Corporate Content
+2
Skills
Fact Checking

Ahmed Mohamed Hassan

Dadaab, Kenya
Ahmed Mohamed Hassan is a journalist based in Dadaab, Kenya.

I am committed, hardworking and self reliant person who have a very diverse acquaintance in Journalism, Administration and public relationship with excellent working concert, having undergone training based on Humanitarian Radio Read morereporting and conflict resolution through the power of media, I have complex capabilities of camera work and production of documentaries and news for televisions.
 
I have a concrete communicational skills, outstanding work ethic, ability to work both team I am oriented and self directed environment that can bring a substantial results to achieve set goals.
Languages
Arabic English Somali
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+8
Skills
Fact Checking Current Affairs

Amine Birouk

Casablanca, Morocco
Amine Birouk is a journalist based in Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Maroc. He covered many sport events. The last one was the football world cup in Qatar 2022. Ready to share with you my passion of sports and also my experiences
Languages
Arabic Spanish French
Services
Interview (Video / Broadcast) Fact Checking
Skills
Fact Checking Sports

Colin Muhammad

Sydney, Australia
Colin Muhammad is a journalist based in Sydney, Australia.I was a researcher in a university and my field was Education and culture of Chinese Muslim and Islamic in China. Also I am focused in influence of CCP in Democracy countries.
Languages
Arabic English Chinese (Mandarin)
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+7
Skills
Science & Environment Research Fact Checking
+17

Hajar Toufik

Casablanca, Morocco
hajar toufik is a journalist based in Casablanca, Morocco.
Languages
Arabic French
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Video Rushes
+4
Skills
Breaking News Fact Checking Technology
+6

Diop Mohamed

Nouakchott, Mauritania
VOA Correspondent in Mauritania
Languages
Arabic French
Services
Investigative Journalism Fact Checking
Skills
Fact Checking

Mohammad Bashir Aldaher

İstanbul, Turkey
I'm Mohammad, and I currently reside in Turkey. Since 2012, I have been actively working in the field of media. I have had the opportunity to work with a multitude of humanitarian organizations, and foreign media agencies. Throughout my journey, I have held diverse positions, such as a Media Read moreOfficer, DoP, and video producer.
Languages
Arabic English Turkish
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Documentaries
+7
Skills
Film & Theatre Business Natural Disasters
+6

Mahad Ali Mohamud

Mogadishu, Somalia
Mahad Ali Mohamud-  is a Somali freelance journalist based in Mogadishu, Somalia with more than ten years of experience and working both as Radio and TV, Reporter, presenter, and producer, as well as a Digital Journalist.
Languages
Arabic English
Services
Journalism
Skills
Sports Social

Mustapha Nasiru Batsari

Minna, Nigeria
Mustapha Nasiru is a journalist based in Minna, Nigeria.
Languages
Arabic English Hausa
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+7
Skills
Breaking News Fact Checking Current Affairs
+3

Hussein Haji

Toronto, Canada
Hussein Haji is a Somali-Canadian journalist based in Toronto, Canada.
Languages
Arabic English Somali
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+10
Skills
Fact Checking

Al Katanty Sabiti Djaffar

Goma, Congo The Democratic Republic
Al Katanty Sabiti Djaffar is a seasoned multimedia journalist and fixer based in Goma, North Kivu province, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. With a specialization in reporting from hostile environments, Djaffar has spent over a decade covering war, conflicts, tensions, and natural disasters for Read moreinternational media. His expertise lies particularly in the realm of natural disasters, with a focus on volcanic eruptions.

Djaffar's reporting has brought critical attention to the Mount Nyiragongo eruption and its devastating impact on the city of Goma and neighboring Rwanda. Through his work, he has illuminated the challenges faced by local observatories in monitoring volcanic activity and the subsequent humanitarian response. His coverage extends to the difficulties encountered by refugees and the intricacies of government evacuation procedures.

In his journalism, Djaffar adeptly explores the intersection of natural disasters with socio-political dynamics, providing a nuanced perspective on the complexities of disaster management and relief efforts. His dedication to the field has made him a vital source of information for understanding the profound effects of environmental catastrophes on affected communities and the broader geopolitical landscape.
Languages
Arabic English French
+2
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+9
Skills
Science & Environment Climate Change Investigative Reporting
+5

Elwaleed Ahmed

Khartoum, Sudan
Elwaleed Ahmed is a journalist specialized in news fact-checking and open-source journalism with more than ten years of experience in digital media. He worked and collaborated with several media companies and international organizations, such as Al Jazeera Media Network, Al Araby TV, AFP news Read moreverification service, the United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (UNITAMS), and Freedom House.
Languages
Arabic English Sundanese
Services
News Gathering Fact Checking
Skills
Fact Checking Breaking News

Nicole Di Ilio

Beirut, Lebanon
Nicole Di Ilio is a journalist based in Beirut, Lebanon.
Her work focuses on conflicts, radicalism, migrations, and marginalized groups. Her writing has appeared in Sky, Al Jazeera, Al Monitor, New Lines Magazine, VICE, among other publications. In recent years, she has been on the ground covering Read morethe war in eastern Ukraine, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the political and socioeconomic crisis in Lebanon, and religious extremism in Tunisia.
Languages
Arabic English Spanish
+2
Services
Interview (Video / Broadcast) Feature Stories Content Writing
+5

Abdo Fayyad

Idlib, Syria
Abdo Fayyad (Abdulmuty Fayyad)(cinematographer /DP) is a Syrian-born journalist and filmmaker. He’s first documentary feature, Draw for Change! (Behind the Line /Amany) , was released in middle 2023 in Cannes Series Festival, which won grand documentary prize.
Abdo also worked on other Read moredocumentaries like The Cave as a cinematographer and fixer, and he was the line producer in the mentioned projects.
Languages
Arabic English
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Documentaries
+7
Skills
Breaking News Film & Theatre War Reporter

Fernande Van Tets

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Experienced journalist able to do lives and reporting for print, radio and tv.  Regularly work for France 24 and Euronews. Back in the Netherlands after a decade abroad, including 2 years as a presenter and journalist at France 24 English in Paris and 5 years as a freelance correspondent based in Read moreBeirut, Lebanon. 

Having seen the Syrian refugee crisis develop first hand when I was based in Lebanon between 2011-2015, I now continue to cover the refugee crisis in Europe.  I have reported extensively from the Middle East as well a along the entire Balkan route and Calais.

Other previous clients include the BBC, CBS, the Independent, Foreign Policy and the Economist.
Languages
Arabic German English
+2
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+11
Skills
War Reporter Media Training Food & Drink
+16

Sunday William Mabior

Rumbek, South Sudan
Sunday William Mabior is a journalist based in Rumbek, South Sudan. Former news editor at Radio Good News 89fm of the Catholic Diocese of Rumbek,and a producer for the station. I conduct interviews and write news.
Languages
Arabic English
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Vox Pop News Gathering
+1
Skills
Fact Checking

Michael Atit

Khartoum, Sudan
Michael Atit is a distinguished radio journalist and reporter with a rich background in covering current events and breaking news from Juba, the capital of South Sudan, and its surrounding regions. His work with Voice of America's 'South Sudan in Focus' program has seen him delve into the complex Read moresocio-political and economic issues of Sub-Saharan Africa, with a particular emphasis on South Sudan. Atit's reporting spans a wide array of subjects, including civil unrest, the environmental and humanitarian impacts of the oil industry, and the economic challenges faced by local populations amidst civil war.

Before his tenure with Voice of America, Atit contributed to the Catholic Radio Network's Voice of Hope radio, where he was instrumental in promoting peace and reconciliation among diverse communities. His journalistic endeavors have included a variety of radio news segments, feature stories, and programs, through which he has honed his ability to identify and report on pertinent issues. Atit's commitment to journalism is evident in his in-depth coverage of sensitive topics such as ceasefire violations, wealth accumulation by political leaders during conflict, and the international response to regional crises.

Atit's work is characterized by a dedication to uncovering the truth and providing a voice to those affected by conflict and corruption. He has reported on the strikes by employees of Kenya Commercial Bank in South Sudan, the tragic attack on a convoy in Western Bahr el Ghazal state, and the firing of the UNMISS Force Commander by the United Nations for failing to protect civilians. His reporting also extends to the broader Sudanese conflict, including peace talks and the skepticism surrounding them, ensuring that his audience is well-informed about the ongoing developments in the region.
Languages
Arabic English
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+6
Skills
Current Affairs Science & Environment Natural Disasters
+4

Bouh El Hadrami

Nouakchott, Mauritania
Bouh El hadrami is a journalist based in Nouakchott, Mauritania.
Owner of Tour in Mauritania travel agency 
I have done many works in the field of production and photography, especially documentaries in Mauritania
Organize excursions in Mauritania  holds a degree in biology and geology from the Read moreUniversity of Nouakchott
I provide all photography supplies in Mauritania 80% of hotels in Mauritania are my partners
I have a four-wheel drive car rental agency in Mauritania to make your trip safe and fast

If you are looking for someone to make your work in Mauritania go well, then I am undoubtedly the one you are looking for
My website:
https://tourinmauritania.com/
Languages
Arabic English French
Services
Documentaries News Gathering Content Writing
+3
Skills
Social Food & Drink Travel
+5

Fadumo Jama

Bosaso, Somalia
A journalist based in Bosaso, Somalia with 23 years of experience in the business of media and journalism.

I write obsessively, write furiously and edit carefully as journalism is a platform for truth and integrity. Words matter, facts matter and truth matters. 

I travel to collect news and Read morecreate stories. As an exciting and rapidly evolving field, i am  true to my profession!.
Languages
Arabic English Somali
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+12
Skills
Technology Fact Checking

Shafii Mbinda

Cairo, Egypt
Shafii Mbinda is a journalist based in Cairo, Egypt.
Languages
Arabic English Swahili
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Fact Checking
Skills
Fact Checking

George Eid

Beirut, Lebanon
George Eid is a Senior correspondent/ Media Trainer based between dubai and Beirut.

 A Multilingual( Arabic, English, French, German, Greek) correspondent, anchor and Documentary producer, worked for several outlets including, Voice of Lebanon and Sky News Arabia (Abu Dhabi). Currently the Head Read moreof News Operations/ Senior Correspondent at MTV Lebanon news. He is also the middle east correspondent of the 75 years old English Newspaper Cyprus Mail since August 2020.
He Reported on several humanitarian and sociopolitical issues and was known to tackle taboo and delicate subjects. Eid was among the first teams to enter Aleppo as a reporter with Sky news Arabia in 2012 to cover the Syrian war from a humanitarian perspective. Holder of a Master's degree in marketing media and management from Sorbonne IV in 2014.  
A university lecturer at Notre Dame university, USJ, ALAC in addition to being a coach and trainer/consultant in communication/media/personal branding and journalism.  The producer of the first documentary about the Greeks of Lebanon Kalimera Men Beirut,[1] which was first shown in March 2017 and was selected for screening in 8 International festival. Earning the 1st prize in Amorgos Film Festival.
Languages
Arabic German Greek
+2
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+5
Skills
Social Travel Arts & Books
+12
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