Can social media tell who will win Monday?

Predicting the election on Monday has been very difficult. People are mostly separated by strong emotion and are using this as a way of telling what to expect. Previous polls that put the opposition in the backseat where rubbished and trashed particularly on social media. More recent polls that have put the opposition in good…

Flying African Airlines: Colonial Travels and Travails

By Takura Zhangazha* Travelling by airplane across borders on the African continent is an interesting experience.  It is always an encounter with what we have always been politicized with as Pan Africanism, even if it is no longer as ideological or identity driven.  Especially if it’s that typical flight that leaves one capital for another…