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Namibians express strong policy preferences in comparison to the government Most Namibians favour policy changes from the status quo on several specific policies asked about in the 2014 Afrobarometer Round 6 survey, despite showing strong support for the ruling party. For example, 78% of Namibians interviewed for the Round 6... Read more
Namibians’ public policy preferences Findings from the Round 6 survey in Namibia (2014). Read more
Ghanaians’ evaluations of public service delivery Findings from the Afrobarometer Round 6 survey in Ghana (2014). Read more
Ghanaians' evaluations of public service delivery Most Ghanaians are dissatisfied with government’s delivery of public services such as electricity, healthcare, education, water and sanitation, and road maintenance, the latest Afrobarometer survey findings show. The public’s negative assessments have... Read more
Basotho disappointed with elected leaders’ performance More Basotho approve of their elected leaders than two years ago, but their assessments of government performance are increasingly negative, a new Afrobarometer survey reveals. Read more
Government and leaders' performance and democracy Findings from the Afrobarometer Round 6 survey in Lesotho (2014). Read more
Les Burkinabé Rejettent le Concept du Régime Militaire (FR) [4 November 2014] Les Burkinabé Rejettent le Concept du Régime Militaire (FR) [4 November 2014] Read more
Burkina Faso citizens reject military rule More than six in 10 Burkina Faso citizens reject military rule as a system of government, according to the most recent Afrobarometer survey. Read more
The 2014 elections, the Constitution, and democracy in Namibia Findings from the Round 6 survey in Namibia (2014). Read more
Burkina Faso citizens voice strong support for two-term limit Two-thirds of Burkina Faso citizens favour a two-term limit on presidential mandates, according to the most recent Afrobarometer survey. Read more

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