Ghana's election is finally here. The build up to this hotly contested election seems to have taken a decade. As we write this, Ghanaians are already braving the hot sun, standing in long queues waiting for their chance to thumb their vote. First there were 16 presidential candidates, and then, after 13 were disqualified, there … Continue reading Did You Know Ghana’s election needs more technology?
Back in January The Guardian published an article on how Uganda's president epitomises Africa's perceived democratic deficit. With Uganda's presidential elections coming up this week, I'd like to remind you of a very important fact that Museveni himself opined back in 1986: political leaders that overstay their welcome are the root of Africa's problems. For me, … Continue reading Did you know Uganda is holding elections this week?