November 15, 2016
Tanzania: Will New Constitution Protect Women's Rights?
Tanzania's current legal framework has failed to address women's rights and gender equality due to the prolonged and continued existence of forced child marriages, killings of… Read more »
September 06, 2016
Africa: New Life for African Governance Peer Reviews?
The African Peer Review Mechanism - the continent's home-grown governance assessment and promotion tool - seems to be slowly turning its fortunes around. Read more »
August 15, 2016
Tanzania: How Can Nation's Global Engagement be Optimised by Magufuli?
On 25 October 2015, Tanzanians elected John Pombe Magufuli as their president - nicknamed "The Bulldozer" for his self-assertive, brash leadership style, and his ability to push… Read more »
February 24, 2016
Uganda: 2016 Ugandan General Elections - All About Perspective
Incumbent President Yoweri Museveni has extended his 30-year rule of Uganda by at least another five years as a result of his definitive first round electoral victory over his… Read more »
February 10, 2016
Africa: Prospects of Reviving the WTO After Nairobi?
South Africans will remember the second and last business weeks of December 2015 for a long time to come because that particular period was characterised by almost unprecedented… Read more »
November 02, 2015
Tanzania: Will Competitive Elections Lead to Change in Tanzania?
'Change' was the word de jour as citizens headed to the polls for the fifth multi-party elections in Tanzania on 25 October 2015. At first glance, Tanzania seems to be a country on… Read more »
October 29, 2015
Uganda: Will Peer Review Mechanism Make for Better Elections?
In February 2016, Uganda will go to the polls. It is only the country's third election held since the constitutional restoration of multi-party democracy in 2005 and it is widely… Read more »
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