All articles in 'Democracy'


Kenya on Growth Momentum

Kenyans should take pride in the revolution initiated by the new constitutional dispensation to crea...

2nd November 2010
Is China Neocolonialist?

Mutual benefits and respect distinguish China's presence in Africa from Western colonialists and pro...

20th December 2010
Laurent Gbagbo: Epitome of 'Big Man Syndrome'?

Drenched in the African Big Man syndrome, Laurent Gbagbo, 65, looks down on the likes of Ouattara, 6...

13th December 2010
Ivory Coast’s Tragedy Stains the African Narrative

We need a Panafrican movement for the third liberation where the citizens of Africa shall get their...

4th January 2011
Cooperation: The Better Option for Sudan

The best interest of both the north and the south lies in peaceful transition, dialogue and politica...

22nd December 2010
Tanzania: Peace and Tranquillity Elusive

Kikwete: Has his government become combative?What transpired in Tanzania on 5th January...

8th January 2011
Tunisia Revolution: Africa's despots should Watch...

Countries such as Ghana, South Africa and Botswana, bastions of African democracy, should break away...

17th January 2011
After Sudan;World should Focus on Oromo

The Oromo Conflict has won the unenviable accolade of being the cradle of the world’s largest forced...

17th January 2011
Cote d’Ivoire: The Worst-case Scenario

The solution can only be found through straightforward dialogue leading towards reason, truth, and t...

29th January 2011
Putting “African Neocolonialists” on Notice

Africa today is under the despicable, amoral mercenaric siege of both foreign and “home-brewed Afric...

24th February 2011
Apartheid: Is Uganda a Victim?

Ugandan opposition leaders and anyone else who is trying to bring democracy and equality to Uganda s...

15th February 2011
Ivory Coast: Unlocking the Impasse

Any attempt to continue the era of big men, economic despotism and political chicanery will condemn...

14th March 2011
Uganda Elections: A Financial Review

An electorate willing to vote with its wallet is better than one which settles elections with pangas...

4th March 2011
Libya: The Irony of Democracy

If the aim is to get rid of autocratic regimes in the world, there are still many that are in bed wi...

5th April 2011
Libya Invasion: A Replay of Iraq?

There is more at stake than whether Gaddaffi goes or stays. The same forces which strove successfull...

21st March 2011
The Challenges and Future of Democracy in Africa

Democracy is much more than electing leaders periodically through competitive elections.

19th April 2011
ICC: Kenyans Pursue Justice

STATEMENT BYRT. HON. RAILA ODINGA, EGH, MP, PRIME MINISTER This evening, I want to speak to you a...

6th April 2011
East Africa: Is it Ready for Opposition?

Governments in Eastern Africa ought to give ear to dissenting views for efficient and collective gov...

19th May 2011
Nigeria 2011-2015: Looming Challenges and Opportun...

The next four years will be crucial in the process of transforming Nigeria into a country that meets...

9th May 2011
Keriako Tobiko: The Battle Rages

Kenyans and citizens of Africa must wake up and firmly demand for good governance from their leaders

13th June 2011
Uganda: Why the 9th Parliament Will Not Deliver

Leadership at the top has become an avenue to amass wealth as opposed to rendering service to the na...

31st May 2011
Only SMART Politicians Will Survive Kenya’s 2012 E...

We anticipate tougher competition at the county level especially between traditional politicians and...

5th July 2011
Libya: Why NATO Invasion is Wrong

Why doesn't NATO tell the truth, that an armed insurrection was aided and abetted from abroad

20th June 2011
Why Western Foreign Policy is Flawed

I recognize the extreme dilemma the world has faced in dealing with dictators like Gaddafi but never...

1st August 2011
South Sudan: One Tribe Takes it All Perilous

There is no way any of the duo can live peacefully without depending on the other.

8th July 2011
London Riots: A Case of Double Standards?

If at home “stop and search” arrests are disproportionately inflicted upon second-class citizens and...

19th August 2011
Kenya: From Democratic and Economic Engine to Secu...

The paper covers the historical background of ethnic politics in Kenya-both during colonial and post...

15th August 2011
Kenya: A Case for Direct Democracy II

In a true democracy there is no authority higher than the people. All laws must emanate from the peo...

17th September 2011
Libya’s Forced Collapse: What Does it Portend for...

As this neo-imperialism and neo-colonialism intensifies, it would be ironic if twenty years from now...

22nd August 2011
Hugo Chávez: MultiPolarity is Unstoppable

In the cruel logic of international relations, the law only applies to the weak.

7th October 2011
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