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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
Trust, approval ratings high for Namibia’s president and prime minister following a long trend Most Namibians trust their president and prime minister and approve of their job performance, the latest Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
Electoral Continuity Expected in 2014: SWAPO dominates, but opposition parties survive and tolerance may be increasing The SWAPO Party of Namibia continues to dominate the political scene in Namibia, with strong advantages in public trust and voter preference, but public tolerance of opposition parties may also be on the increase, according to the latest Afrobarometer... Read more
Constitutional amendment passed without adequate public consultation, Namibians say Most Namibians (55%) say the controversial Third Constitutional Amendment1 was passed without adequate public consultation, according to a new Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Les Béninois continuent de faire confiance aux institutions de la république Selon la plus récente enquête d’Afrobaromètre au Bénin, la majorité des Béninois fait confiance aux institutions de la république. Read more
Les citoyens désapprouvent la gestion locale et demandent à jouer un rôle de contrôle citoyen Selon la plus récente enquête d’Afrobaromètre au Bénin, pour au moins six citoyens sur dix, les autorités communales et municipales n’informent pas sur le programme d’action du conseil (63%) et sur le budget du conseil (69%). Tout de même, ils ne... Read more
Insécurité croissante au Bénin, expérience et appréciation des citoyens La proportion des Béninois qui ont été agressé ou victimes de vol et qui se sont senti en insécurité dans leurs quartiers a augmenté, révèle la plus récente enquête d’Afrobaromètre. Read more
Economic conditions: What Ghanaians say Findings from the Afrobarometer Round 6 survey in Ghana (2014). Read more
Government scores poor marks on economic management Ghana’s government performed poorly on the economic management scorecard of most citizens, according to the findings of a new Afrobarometer survey. Read more

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