Commentary: Social media forces killers to go deep underground

In a recent visit to Uganda, I saw that most of the skepticism that surrounded the release of the #Kony2012 viral video a few years ago by a group of American activists that tried to bring to justice the leader of a vicious cult-like Ugandan rebel group has largely dissipated. The campaign tried to raise […]

Commentary: Truths and falsities about China in Africa

The international press is usually criticized for not giving Africa adequate attention in its news coverage. In fact, Africa, the most central of the major regions of the world, is the most neglected in the global media. However, these days, there is one issue that seems to arouse the media‚Äôs interest more than anything else […]