Democracy in Africa and The Continent are looking for writers to contribute to a new series of pieces on the challenges faced by opposition parties and movements on the continent.
This series is part of the long-running collaboration between DiA and the Continent, which seeks to create opportunities for African students researchers, commentators to share their ideas and analysis.
The perfect people for this role are those with real experience or knowledge of opposition politics, who write well, and who have distinctive opinions and thoughts about the state and trajectory of politics in a given country (or countries).
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