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Access to Information | Africa | Digital Rights

  • The link between authoritarianism, power retention and internet shutdowns
  • The link between authoritarianism, power retention and internet shutdowns

    The latest report from Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) looks at the correlation between the level of authoritarianism in a country, the reluctance of that country's leader to relinquish power and the likelihood of an internet disruption or internet shutdown.

Digital Rights | Attacks | Africa

  • MISA Zimbabwe concerned by media shutdowns on the continent
  • MISA Zimbabwe concerned by media shutdowns on the continent

    MISA Zimbabwe issues regional solidarity statement expressing concern and reaffirming solidarity with the media fraternity following the temporary suspension of Prime TV in Zambia, the temporary ban on The Citizen in Tanzania, and the ongoing pre-trial detention of Amade Abubacar in Mozambique.

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