Aoife Moore

Aoife Moore is an award-winning Political Correspondent for the Irish Examiner, based in Dublin. Born in Derry during the peace process, Aoife has won awards for her coverage of Northern Ireland and broke the biggest story in Irish politics during the pandemic, when 80 public figures attended a golf dinner during the height of Covid19 regulations, now known as Golfgate. She has paid special attention to women’s issues in her career, with detailed investigations into the harassment of lone parents on social welfare and sexual harassment in politics. She has won awards for her work on the Mother and Baby Homes Scandal, profiteering in Direct Provision and is Irish Journalist of the Year for 2021. She is currently writing a book on the rise of Sinn Féin.