All Posts by JAYNIL PATEL

Cybercrime in Africa: the solutions.

The world is experiencing a boom in cybercrime. The cost of these attacks to African economies was calculated at $3.5 billion in 2017. This number has certainly risen since then.  Digital technologies are extremely important in modern society. From the most high-tech servers to the phones in our pockets, we

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The Sidama Referendum: Ethiopia’s fight for stability

Ethiopia’s upcoming referendum on self-determination for its ethnic Sidama community has been dominated by headlines of violence and civil unrest. Since July, at least 40 people have died in clashes between state security forces and activists in Southern Ethiopia. The country’s leaders have historically struggled with the challenge of providing

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Understanding political parties

By the end of 2019 there will have been elections in at least 20 African countries, with 15 more planned to take place in 2020. Millions of people across the continent will be going to vote – many for the first time in their lives. Voters will have to choose

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