Naked protest: how ordinary citizens reveal truth to repressive regimes

The past two decades have seen the rise of new forms of authoritarianism. These modern authoritarian regimes use diverse tactics to keep democratic institutions weak.
For example, governments in Ethiopia, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, and Uganda have formally decentralised …

"Naked protest: how ordinary citizens reveal truth to repressive regimes"

Taps run dry in Kenya’s capital after landslides damage water pipes as coronavirus spreads

NAIROBI, Rachel Wanjiru was already struggling to get enough water to wash her children’s hands during the coronavirus lockdown – then a landslide knocked out the supply near her home in Nairobi’s Kangemi slum.
Heavy rains swept away the main …

"Taps run dry in Kenya’s capital after landslides damage water pipes as coronavirus spreads"