A blogger is a person who keeps a Web log or 'blog' or publishes an online diary.
This personal chronological log of thoughts published on a Web page; also called Weblog has been growing in popularity since the end of the 1990s. Typically updated daily, blogs often reflect the personality of the author, but these platforms also encourage interaction and discussion with others. Bloggers cover most areas from fashion and beauty to politics. Since 2004 Deutsche Welle with its "BoB Award" has honored bloggers who creatively and courageously stand up for freedom of opinion and equality. This is an automatic compilation of DW content pertaining to "blogger".
The US man was found guilty of plotting to kill a conservative blogger for organizing a "Draw the Prophet" cartoon contest. He was also convicted of conspiring to commit acts of terror on behalf of the "Islamic State."
S.Africa court clears way for Zuma graft prosecution+++Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga says October poll would be illegal+++Nigerian blogger JJ Omojuwa on why social media’s future is in Africa+++Soccer star and VP maintain early lead in Liberia presidential results
Calm returns to Abia state in South East Nigeria but the military operation continues+++ Separatist groups in English speaking Cameroon region to present their grievances to the UN general assembly+++And for our blog report we feature Kenyan blogger Patrick Gathara
Angolan opposition rejects presidential election outcome+++ Kenya’s opposition requests a scrutiny of all presidential ballot papers as attention turns to Supreme Court+++Rwandan blogger Salha Kaitesi on how she is fighting prejudice and empowering African women to tell their stories in her blog Teaksi.
Minna Salami is a Nigerian, Finnish and Swedish writer. She is also the founder of the pan African feminist blog MsAfropolitan, through which she is frequently sought after for ideas as a journalist, keynote speaker, gender specialist, lecturer and consultant. She tells us why she chose to blog about feminism in an African content.