Author: Ahmed Rajab

BOOK REVIEW: A Life of a Revolutionary Loyalist

Khamis Abdallah Ameir’s Maisha Yangu is a riveting account of a life that had gone through many vicissitudes but which will remain defined by its participation in the Zanzibar revolution.

Ali Sultan Issa: A Revolutionary Icon

The fact that the revolutionary’s death was totally ignored by Zanzibar’s official media speaks volumes on the government’s much-vaunted “national reconciliation.”

Hata Dikteta Teodoro Obiang Hafanyi Vitimbi Kama Tanzania

Nimekuwa nikizifuatilia kwa ukaribu mkubwa chaguzi za nchi nyingi za Kiafrika tangu mfumo wa siasa za vyama vingi urejelewe Afrika. Mara mbili nilikuwa mmoja wa waangalizi rasmi katika chaguzi kuu za Equatorial Guinea kwa niaba ya taasisi iitwayo Taasisi ya Mikikati ya Kidemokrasia (au the Institute for Democratic Strategies) yenye makao yake makuu nchini Marekani.