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".
Bogger Sally Bilaly Sow exposes issues that the traditional media don't cover in his homeland, Guinea. The 25-year-old has also launched the "Villageois 2.0" project - a blog which not only provides Guinea's youth with an online space to discuss their views, but also demands transparency from state authorities regarding what happens to public money.
Its all systems go as Ugandan President Museveni and Magufuli of Tanzania kicks off the proposed East African crude oil pipeline construction+++ In South Africa gun-related deaths continue as the government struggles to deal with gangs+++And we feature the plight of intersex people in Kenya
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