Posts tagged with ‘East Africa’

  • Magufuli and Social Media- Is Jamii Forums Africa’s WikiLeaks?

    By on December 22, 2016

    Academics need to take note of ordinary Tanzanians leveraging social media for change.

  • Africa Rising or Risen? That is The Question.

    By on December 12, 2014

    A response to Ali Mufuruki's recent speech on the idea of Africa Rising.

  • 99 Problems, Ebola Ain’t One

    By on October 21, 2014

    This past Sunday, October 19th, Nipashe reported on a possible Ebola case in Mwanza‘s Sengerema district. The patient, Salome...

  • Mwalimu

    By on October 15, 2014

    In Japanese, the term Sensei loosely means “teacher”, however its literal meaning, “person born before another”, is even more appropriate in...

  • Five questions with Ng’ang’a Muchiri

    By on April 9, 2014

    "We need systems of governance that take into account community input regarding any major development sponsored by the state."

  • Mungu ni Athumani

    By on February 5, 2014

    Raha wapate wengine, karaha ubebeshwe wewe.

  • It’s Aminah

    By on September 23, 2013

    The focus on this post is not on the why of the attack, but rather on the issue of...

  • Shit Out Of Luck

    By on June 24, 2013

    Like Peter Msigwa's June 20th, 2012 passionate comments during the discussion of last year's budget, I too think the...

  • The OAU 50 Years On: Ambitious Dreams, Painful Realities

    By on June 11, 2013

    From May 24-27, 2013 the Organization of African Unity and African Union celebrated its golden jubilee during a special...

  • Goldilocks and Ozymandias

    By on April 25, 2013

    The argument against setting prices is a symmetric one. Whether EWURA is lowering them or SUMATRA is hiking...