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Burundi’s land commission: How fairly does it resolve land disputes? Read more
Almost half (45%) of Cameroonians say belonging to a secret society helps people reach top positions in the public sector. Read more
In Cape Verde, U.S. is most popular model for development, but China’s influence seen as strong and positive. Read more
According to some estimates, up to 3-4 million Zimbabweans live outside their country. Read more
AD159: Quelles appréciations les Maliens ont-ils de la citoyenneté?
Citoyenneté au Mali: plus faible dans les régions du Nord. Available only in French. Read more
Liberia’s race to the next presidency: Transparency, fairness critical as country nears pivotal election Read more
AD157: Zambia at a crossroads: Will citizens defend democracy?
Zambians sound alarm for eroding democracy. Read more
Parents have right to physically discipline their kids, majority of Zimbabweans say. Read more
Au Burkina, les opinions post-2014 mises a l’epreuve avec les procédures judiciaires enclenchées contre l'ancien president. Read more
Though an economic magnet, South Africa is still grappling with serious problems of crime and violence. Read more