Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from April, 2018
New research shows that the world's largest telecommunications companies disclose little to no information about their network shutdown policies and practices.
A journalist best known for exposing human rights violations in the diamond trade, Marques is not the only target of the Angolan regime.
Only weeks after FrontPage Africa reported on the LEITI scandal, the newspaper was slammed with a crippling libel civil lawsuit. Press freedom activists believe FrontPage Africa has been targeted.
In Tanzania, where media historically holds strong ties to government interests, blogging opened up possibilities for individuals to establish private news outlets that proved immensely powerful.
"Uganda wants to profit where it did not invest. Social media owners gave it out for free and you wanna tax it?"