Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from February, 2019
Prior to the tax's implementation, 47.4% of people in Uganda were using the internet. Three months later, that number had fallen to 35%.
The journalist was detained by Mozambican police while reporting a story in Cabo Delgado.
The use of social media to call attention to the government's violations and illegal actions have led to fears that of online censorship in upcoming elections.