PhotoCredit : BBC Africa In 2016 after attending my first Re:publica, a techie conference in Berlin, I wrote of a need for Africa to have what I called a “collective thinking space” where like-minded actors on the African continent would converge to share ideas and inspire each other. The Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa, 2017 (FIFAfrica17) justREAD MORE
Social media and technology companies have emerged as major culprit of the 2016 American elections for allowing publication and promotion of ‘fake news’. For sometime journalists and media researchers have warned and argued against the increasingly influential role that technology companies are playing in determining journalistic decision within the mainstream media. Emily Bell, a journalistREAD MORE
In the last three months, I have attended two major events and participated in discussions on free speech on the internet. On July 10, I participated in the Uganda social media conference in Kampala. Earlier in May, I was in Berlin for the 10th edition of re:publica. Discussions at the two events reveal one thing:READ MORE
Lupus is more aggressive in the African and Asian race. However we don't have enough data/information about that. Recent (1980- 1990) Research done in Uganda by Kanyerezi BR, Lutalo SK, Kigonya E Shows that Lupus diagnosis was severely. Late diagnosis. #LupusSupportUg
Important to recall that Madobe, formerly allied Shabaabies, flew to power in Kismayo on the wings of the KDF and above the objections of the Somali government. Under his watch, both senior KDF folks and Shabaabies have continued to prosper from the illegal charcoal trade. twitter.com/HarunMar…
Questions: If one refuses to answer the "tribe" question (or any other question for that matter), will they risk a Sh500,000 fine? Will the enumerators take down your name or any details that can be used to identify you? standardmedia.co.ke/… pic.twitter.com/3WZc…
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