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By Nic Cheeseman, Oxford University, author of 'Democracy in Africa'.
By Johnnie Carson, former Assistant Secretary of State for Africa in the first Obama administration and is now a senior adviser at the U.S. Institute of Peace.
The latest trend in news media and communications technology in Africa shows a continent on an upward economic trajectory but still haunted by poverty and low levels of education.
Devolution and corruption in Kenya: Article originally posted on the University of Nairobi "Varsity Focus" Magazine.
A new Afrobarometer analysis, released in observance of International Day of Democracy (September 15), suggests that the extent to which African countries put democratic ideals into practice varies widely.
As part of building the capacity of its network members, Afrobarometer took five fellowship recipients to Ann Arbor, Michigan. Read more about the experience.
Afrobarometer has observed for many years that African opposition parties seemed to face some special hurdles in their struggle to win elections and take hold of the reins of power.
Southern Africa’s longstanding vision is a united, prosperous and integrated region.
The recent court appearance of former Chadian despot Hissène Habré is a landmark for international criminal justice on the continent.
An exploratory analysis suggests that public opinion survey data can be used to measure emerging risks in African political systems.