By  Adhere Cavince What you need to know: It is a rushed project to re-establish a Cold War structure, this time with China as the chief antagonist. The US democratisation enterprise has lately come under heavy criticism following the Afghanistan disaster. Officials in President Joe Biden’s administration are scratching their heads regarding...
By  Adhere Cavince Only a dozen African countries have been invited to the December 9-10 United States-organised Summit on Democracy. The virtual event will see representatives from more than 100 countries and regions join US President Joe Biden in a mega boot camp aimed at revamping the enterprise of democracy. By...
By Wesley Seale As we went to the polls in South Africa, my mind was on my grandparents. Both my grandfathers died before being endowed with the right to vote. Fortunately, both my grandmothers lived to see the day where they could participate in deciding who should govern them. Yet many citizens...
By Rédaction Kinshasa Une conférence qui ignorerait les différents modèles de démocratie et exclurait les pays désireux de coopérer serait un pas en arrière. Le « Sommet pour la démocratie » virtuel se tiendra les 9 et 10 décembre, avec un sommet en personne qui suivra dans environ un an. Le...
By Allawi Ssemanda US president Joe Biden is set to host a virtual democracy summit from December 9 to 10. Over 110 leaders from different parts of the world have been invited to attend the summit. In Africa, 17 countries have been invited to attend. Uganda is not on the list...
The United States President Joseph Biden is set to convene a virtual group of over 100 world leaders in early December for the first-ever ‘Summit for Democracy’. The summit comes at a time when democracy in the States has undergone a litmus test in recent times. Among this is the...
By Charles Onunaiju NEXT month, between December 10 and 11, the United States presidency intends to convene what it called “leader’s summit for democracy.” According to a statement on the summit, which will hold virtually, President Joe Biden will use the platform “to rebuild our alliances with our democratic partners...
Substance use disorder is a debilitating disease that devastates individuals living with an active addiction and their close family and friends. Choosing the best drug rehab centre for your individual needs is essential for lasting recovery. A comprehensive treatment programme and caring environment gives you a fighting chance to...
Have you’ve ever felt that no matter how much effort you’re putting into your life, you’re simply not advancing? You may have started a business – you’re working hard at it, but nobody is buying. You may have set a goal for yourself like losing ten kilograms, but you...
Shredding and the POPI Act There are several industries and sectors in South Africa which are obligated to ensure information and data protection of clients. This is as according to the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), which came into effect on July 1, with the purpose of protecting personal...