Ismail Einashe


Ismail Einashe is a freelance journalist based in London. He is a columnist for the International Business Time and a contributing editor at Warscapes.

Einashe's work has also appeared in Prospect Magazine, The Guardian, Mail & Guardian, Index on Censorship, Welt-Sichten, African Arguments, All Africa, and The White Review. He has worked for BBC Radio Current Affairs, reported for BBC Radio 4 News, and presented on BBC Radio.

In addition, Einashe is an associate at the Cambridge University Migration Research Network (CAMMIGRES), a research fellow at the University of Oslo, and a 2017 Ochberg Fellow at the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Featured Work

FEB 3, 2017 Podcast

Freedom of Expression in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Beyond

Freelance journalist Ismail Einashe sees a dangerous backsliding of democracy and free media in sub-Saharan Africa, alongside an increase in Internet access and the influence ...