Jun 9th, 2014
– By Elsie Eyakuze When the editor of this site suggested for my next piece (this one) that I try tackling the Chibok kidnapping, Boko Haram becoming a household name thanks to the #BringBackOurGirls campaign and mentioned Kony 2012 all in one email, the thin wire with which I keep my closet of inapp...
Oct 17th, 2012
Getahune Bekele One of the most revered Sons of Africa, admired for his firm stance on good governance, human right issues and economic development in the continent, the Sudan born telecommunication billionaire, Mo Ibrahim, once again sided with tyrannized Africans by withholding his foundations lucr...
Mar 28th, 2011
Violence during Nigeria’s elections which begin this week is a concern but is unlikely to disrupt the overall process, the head of the Commonwealth election observer mission said on Monday. Africa’s most populous nation holds a parliamentary vote on Saturday, presidential elections on Apr...
Oct 15th, 2010
Botswana, one of Africa’s most stable countries, is the continent’s longest continuous multi-party democracy. It is relatively free of corruption and has a good human rights record. It is also the world’s largest producer of diamonds and the trade has transformed it into a middle-in...