This seminar seeks to explain the competing and sometimes conflicting aspirations of the Ethiopian State, and its outcome as it has been displayed in the recent popular protests and demands.
African Studies Centre
Chief Afe Babalola, OFR, CON, LL.D (London), a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), is arguably the most successful and most respected living lawyer in Nigeria.
Most writing on the black press in South African history views Umteteli wa Bantu, established in 1920 and funded by the Native Recruitment Corporation, as a signal for African loss of editorial independence, punting moderate African views in reaction to the more radical news available in newspape
How do we approach the questions of governance and development in the context of myriad challenges to human and state security such as the Boko Haram insurgency, lack of access to quality education, good health care, etc.?
Researching Africa Day 2018
18th Annual Researching Africa Day Workshop
‘The politics of things’ refers to the way in which objects and physical spaces remain crucial to political communication in a digital age as well as to the manner in which objects such as clothing and the built environment become politicized in particular contexts.
This paper sets out to answer two simple questions. First, how did Kenyans connect with government after independence in 1963?