Perspectives

Lessons from Main One CEO’s vision for Broadband Nigeria

Funke Opeke, CEO of Main One, the undersea cable company shared her vision of the next frontier for broadband in Nigeria in this presentation at the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Stakeholders Consultative Forum for the Year 2013 -2017 Strategic Management Plan held July 2012 in Lagos. We reproduce the presentation below as the issues raised […]

Is Tanzania moving towards Totalitarianism?

Is Tanzania moving towards Totalitarianism?

By ‘Gbenga Sesan, Executive Director of Paradigm Initiative, the pan-African digital rights and inclusion group. Last Wednesday January 30, Tanzania moved decisively closer to becoming a one-party state when parliament approved proposed amendments to the Political Parties’ Act that was first passed in 1992. That was the year that the country adopted multi-party democracy, after […]

Lessons from Main One CEO’s vision for Broadband Nigeria