When pop star D’banj signed up to help get Goodluck Jonathan elected president, fans turned on him. But a hit song turned things around.
Scholars of race, foreign policy and the Supreme Court give their informed predictions of what to expect under a Biden administration.
As key opposition members lose seats in their strongholds, it is clear that Tanzania’s ruling party is set to establish a super-majority that will institute a deeper authoritarian agenda.
A failure to link current and past electoral problems is leading the country down a democratic dead end.
Young Nigerians are protesting bad governance and police brutality. Where is the music to assist them?
With 70 percent of its people under 30 years, Nigeria needs to harness the strength in its youthful population.
Although the Nigerian government has announced the disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, protesters have not let up. They are now calling for wider reforms.
The electoral commission and the state apparatus have prevented a level playing field ahead of the polls.
The Nigerian government believes in the use of violence more than it upholds human rights. The #EndSARS protestors who are mainly the youth are clamouring for a stop to police brutality which is still ongoing.