Published in: HomeDon’t touch my constitution! Burkina Faso's lesson
A popular uprising in the west African country reflects a wider awakening among citizens and young people across the continent.
Published in: HomeKenya 2013 elections: reflections on the Supreme Court ruling and the role of the judiciary in democratisation
The recent ruling by Kenya's Supreme Court of Kenyatta's presidential victory implies that democracy is taking root in the country. But were its actions simply to avoid more bloody conflict, rather than to promote judicial processes?