George Ogola

George Ogola

Total 4 Posts
Alumnus of the University of the Witwatersrand where he pursued his MA and PhD.

Attempts to regulate online media growing across Africa

The biggest threats are the concentration of media ownership and attempts to legislate the online media environment.

Internet shutdowns don't work

Shutting down or controlling access to the internet has become a go-to strategy among some African states who want to control the political narrative.

New York Times article on Nairobi terror attack failed journalism

Foreign press took away the dignity from victims killed in the Nairobi terror attacks by publishing their pictures.

Social media activism a threat to Uganda's Museveni

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's grip on power remains strong but pockets of dissent are emerging from digital platforms.