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Ndesanjo Macha · April, 2012

I am a blogger, journalist, lawyer, digital activist and new media consultant. I am interested in the relationship between social media and development in the developing world, particularly Sub-Saharan Africa.

I am the Sub-Saharan Africa Editor here at Global Voices. Follow me on Twitter: @ndesanjo

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Latest posts by Ndesanjo Macha from April, 2012

Botswana: Review: The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency

Malawi: Time to Rebuild Brand Malawi

Kenya: Lilian Ikal Angelei Wins Environmental Goldman Prize 2012

Kenya: Chronicles of a Kenyan Farmer Nominated for Award

Africa: African Photography Blog

Africa: Does Copy/Clone Strategy Work in Africa?

Africa: The New African Consumer

Africa: The Night of Africa Movie Academy Awards

South Africa: Netizens Weigh In on Fall of Controversial Politician

Netizens weigh in on the expulsion of the controversial South African politician and the former President of the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL), Julius Malema, from the ruling African...

Liberia: A Preface to Liberia’s Complicated Biography

Mauritania: The Face of Modern Day Slavery

Although Mauritania officially abolished slavery in 1981 and made the practice a crime in 2007, slavery is still a common phenomenon in the country. A CNN special report titled "Slavery's...

Botswana: Love in the Shadows

Ghana: Shinning Light on Akan/Twi Movies

Somalia: Hands Off Somalia

South Africa: New Album by South Africa's Jazz Giant

Mauritania: The Plight of Two Slave Girls

Nigeria: Was Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala's Candidacy Symbolic?

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, the only African and woman running for the World Bank presidency, has lost the race to Dr. Jim Yong Kim, a Korean-American physician. Should this have...

Nigeria: Virality is a Cause

Kenya: Kenyan Films in Africa Movie Academy Awards

Ethiopia: PEN Awards Top Prize to Jailed Journalist and Blogger

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