On July 30, a day to Zimbabwe’s presidential elections, President Robert Mugabe gave a press conference at State House, Harare, in what could have been his last had he lost […]
Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says that there have been no reforms to guarantee that upcoming July 31 polls in Zimbabwe will be free and fair. “There are no reforms in […]
Madagascar leader Andry Rajoelina has ignored a request by Southern Africa’s regional bloc SADC not to run in upcoming elections, saying that it is up to the people whether he […]
Election-related violence is a worry for journalists in many countries, but perhaps nowhere more so than Kenya, where presidential polls will be held March 4. In the aftermath of the […]
Many Kenyans hoped the country could overcome past election violence as it heads to the polls in six months. That hope has been lost as politicians once again exploit ethnic […]
Thousands of people have fled their homes amid clashes between rival communities in Kenya’s North Eastern Province, in which some 17 people were killed.
Deadline: 05/09/2012 The political, social and economic environment in East Africa presents specific challenges for investigative journalists.