WATCH! Interview with the Carter Centre’s Ben Graham Jones on their...

The Carter Centre released its preliminary report on the Kenyan Presidential Election 2022 on 8 September 2022. The expert mission focussed primarily...

Kenyan Election 2022: What next after the Supreme Court verdict?

Democracy in Africa is delighted to announce the fifth joint webinar with the fantastic Institute for Democracy, Citizenship and Public Policy in Africa of...

Fact checking claims of rigging in Kenya’s 2022 presidential election +...

Note: this is a copy of @fromagehomme's Twitter thread here. For official fact checking organisations see @AfricaCheck_KE, @BBCFactCheck, @pigafirimbi and @debunkdotmedia. For...

#KenyaDecides2022: Read the Special Issue of the Continent!

Kenya goes to the polls today in its seventh election since the reintroduction of multiparty politics in 2022. To mark the occasion,...

IDAP Launch Event! The importance of ideas and ideologies in Africa...

The importance of ideas & ideologies in Africa 19 JULY 2022 4:00 PM UK/Nigeria, 5:00PM...

The False Tradeoff: Revisiting the Democracy vs Security Paradigm in Africa

You would not know it from the news, but sub-Saharan Africa is experiencing its worst surge of political violence in more than...

WATCH! The Kenyan Elections 2022: What happens next?

Watch the third joint webinar of the Institute for Democracy, Citizenship and Public Policy in Africa at the University of Cape Town...

What can we learn about political polarisation from Kenya and Taiwan?

Political polarization is one of the main factors which play a role in driving political behavior. While an inclusive and diverse society...

How presidential candidates buy-off disgruntled leaders and maintain their coalitions

As the August 9 general elections draw ever closer in Kenya, the month of April saw political party “nominations”, when the respective...

VIDEO: Traditional Leaders and Democracy in Africa – WATCH NOW!

Watch the inaugural joint webinar of the Institute for Democracy, Citizenship and Public Policy in Africa at the University of Cape Town...