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Abdullahi Tsanni

GPSW 2023

Abdullahi Tsanni

Artificial intelligence, biotechnology, climate change and environment, life sciences, public health

Abdullahi Tsanni is a journalist who reports on science, health, agriculture, and the scientific enterprise in sub-Saharan Africa. His bylines can be found in Nature, STATThe British Medical Journal (BMJ), Popular Science, African Newspage, and Nigeria Health Watch, among other publications. In 2019, he was named Journalist of the Year by the Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology Nigeria for his story, “GMO Debate Affects Public Sentiment in Nigeria,” published by the Cornell University Alliance for Science. He is currently a fellow at MIT Technology Review.

Recent Publications Include: