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  • Uganda Zoom scandal: No hiding place for corrupt officials in digital age

    As a digital democracy campaigner, I believe African governments must use digital technology to be more open about their activities.…

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  • Politicians and hired social media praise singers

    Real leaders know that self praise is no praise – but why has no-one told our politicians? Imagine you heard…

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  • Nigeria’s biggest social media is fighting fake news, but not in Nigeria

    WhatsApp is Nigeria’s biggest social network and can be found on the phones of 85 per cent of Nigerian social…

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  • Nigeria’s Biggest Social Media Fighting Fake News

    WhatsApp is Nigeria’s biggest social network and can be found on the phones of 85% of Nigerian social media users,…

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  • Transparency needed over the corruption allegations against anti-corruption boss

    Seeing the face of the fight against corruption suspended amid allegations of corruption is not a good look for Nigerian…

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  • Data is a luxury, education isn’t: why telecommunications companies must help with coronavirus recovery

    Data is a luxury many families cannot afford but education is a necessity for Nigeria. Telecommunications firms must make exempt…

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  • Latest loans can turn an unprecedented crisis into an unprecedented opportunity – if we make sure the money goes to the right place.

    We all know the challenges facing Nigeria. But seeing those challenges laid out in black and white still has the…

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  • Why does Nigeria have the worst voter turnout in West Africa? And why does it matter more than even during the coronavirus crisis?

    Take a look at voter turnout numbers in West African presidential elections and see if you can see the odd…

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  • Nigeria must fix the roof while the sun is shining if it wants to survive the next storm.  

    Around the world, national governments are turning their attentions to post COVID-19 economic recovery – and this could mean more…

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  • Don’t mute your mother on WhatsApp – you won’t know what she’s sharing

    To many Nigerians, WhatsApp is the internet. 85% of Nigeria’s 24million internet users – over 17million people – use the…

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