Across Africa, governments follow the same pattern: they tell us whatever we want to hear before elections. Once elected, they do everything in their power to not fulfill any of the promises, worse, they attack us. This needs to change.
It appears as if we are unable to process the nuance that it is possible for both Ousmane Sonko's rape allegations to be true and for the claims that President Macky Sall is using the rape charges for political reasons.
Interesting to observe across different African countries is how the devaluing (very quick devaluing) of various countries' currencies is leading Africans (a small portion of Africans at the moment) towards using Bitcoin as a store of value.
Twitter and SoundCloud are the latest Big Tech companies to adopt models that benefit their ecosystem of users and creators. It's amazing to see as the internet "heals" from predatory and cannibalistic models.