From the Editor’s Keyboard

The President did not say the truth

We think president Ahmad Tejan Kabbah of Sierra Leone veered away from the truth when he said recently in parliament:"It is also noteworthy that during our (...)

| June 2007 | 702 views

Freedom of information in Kenya

The right to information underpins and is the cornerstone of all other human rights. Priscilla Nyokabi assesses the newly proposed Freedom of Information (...)

| June 2007 | 512 views

Nigeria: Failed Elections, Failing State?

"INEC declared a landslide for Yar’Adua with 70 per cent of the votes, to 18 per cent for Muhammadu Buhari of the All Nigeria People’s Party (ANPP). That (...)

| May 2007 | 447 views

Neo-Colonialism, the Last Stage of imperialism

"Foremost among the neo-colonialists is the United States, which has long exercised its power in Latin America. Fumblingly at first she turned towards (...)

| May 2007 | 564 views

Somalia: The hidden war for oil

Carl Bloice elucidates the failure or unwillingness of the Western media to accurately report the invasion and occupation of Somalia by a US backed (...)

| May 2007 | 493 views

Nigeria’s Political World

"Yar’Adua’s team calculate, probably correctly, that the West will come around as there’s no enthusiasm in Europe or the USA for allowing China and India free (...)

| May 2007 | 1203 views

The Expo Times Treason Saga of Ten Years Ago

As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day this week, it is but fitting that we reproduce the following article by General Editor Abayomi Charles Roberts, (...)

| May 2007 | 480 views