Charlotte Cross

Charlotte Cross

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I am a historian and political scientist with a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa. I lecture in International Development and Inclusive Innovation at the Open University.

Why Do Afrikan Governments Have Such An Uneasy Relationship With Social Media?

The list of African countries blocking or planning to block access to social media during elections is growing. Many Kenyan social media users are worried that the government will shut down the internet during August’s general election. Kenya’s Communications Authority has attempted to reassure voters that this is