Africa Blog

October 14, 2017

Criminalizing Opposition Comments in Nigeria is Against Freedom of Speech

By Bola-Ige Alabi-Efeshodiamhe October 14, 2017 With hammer and tongs, the Federal Government of Nigeria is about to criminalize opposition comments in all media platforms in a coined word termed as “hate […]
October 13, 2017

Nigeria’s Growing Debts Will Sabotage Our Future Prosperity

By Stephen Oyedemi October 13, 2017 Over the last few years, Nigeria has consistently passed and implemented budgets with huge deficits. The recurrent expenditure component of the national budget increased from N316bn […]
October 11, 2017

Socialism and African Culture: An Arts Explanatory

By Ally Martinez October 11, 2017 Socialism has mistakenly become pivotal in the discourse around social cohesion surrounding African peoples. Furthermore, it has been deemed a characteristic intrinsic to African culture. However, […]
October 11, 2017

The New SFLAcademy

The new and improved SFL Academy is here and that’s not all, we plan to launch new features every month, so check back often to see what’s new. SFL Academy’s academic courses will […]
October 7, 2017

Africa: September 2017 Update

SFL Club in KNUST, Ghana gets inaugurated On Saturday 30 September 2017, Student for Liberty in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (SFL-KNUST) got inaugurated. The occasion was elevated with an […]
October 6, 2017

Apply to join the ASFL Local Coordinators Training Cohort 2 2017/2018

Are you a a current post-secondary student or recent graduate (not later than three years) and based in any country in Africa? Are you passionate about the concept of liberty? Would you […]
October 6, 2017

Call for Nominations for ASFL West Africa Regional Awards

As we look forward to this year’s ASFL West African Regional Conference in Ibadan, Nigeria, we are glad  to announce call for nominations for our West Africa Regional Awards. This award program seeks […]
October 5, 2017

SFL Academy is Back
(New & Improved)

The SFL Academy re-launch is here! We are genuinely excited to reveal that SFL Academy has undergone a major facelift and has been redeveloped to improve your learning experience and expand into some […]
October 4, 2017

Bourgeois Dignity at LibertyCon 2018

Why are markets so marvelous? Well, economist, historian, and amazing-all-around social theorist Deirdre McCloskey has an answer so compelling it’s changed the way we talk about economics. Markets, suggests McCloskey in her […]
October 4, 2017

Improving Land Management in Uganda for Economic Growth

By Allan Sentamu 4 October, 2017 In Uganda, around 20 percent of the total land is registered, which is higher than the average level of 10 percent for sub-Saharan African countries. However, […]
October 3, 2017

Freedom of Expression Under Attack in Algeria

By Anis Bachir 3 October, 2017 I believe that the decline of Algeria from Partly Free to Not Free in the world press freedom index is strongly due to restrictions placed on […]
September 30, 2017

Announcing Nominations for SFL Eastern Africa Liberty Merit Awards 2017

We are excited to host this year’s EARC in Nairobi, Kenya. As we do it big and better, we would like to announce our latest program to recognise hard-working Local Coordinators (LCs), […]