The Internet Has Been Blocked, It’s Election Time In Africa: A Continent’s New Political War In Cyberspace

In Africa many times it is not the voters who decide the winner, but those who count and announce the results. Expect the fight to control the internet, which can define who the victor is, to be even more furious in future

Record 17 Presidential Elections In Africa In 2011, 78% Of Them Disputed: Are Free Polls UnAfrican?

People like the admirable Tanzanian president Julius Nyerere were right to claim that old Africa had a democratic system of appointing leaders. However, what they didn’t have was a democratic system of removing them.