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Ghanaians call for tough punishment for corrupt public officials A majority of Ghanaians demand stiff punishment for corrupt public officials, including jail time, restitution of stolen funds, and public shaming, according to a new Afrobarometer survey. Read more
AD175: Ghanaians disapprove of illegal mining, endorse alternative livelihood support by government No more ‘galamsey’: Ghanaians disapprove of illegal mining, endorse alternative livelihood support. Read more
Majority of Batswana support media freedom By a 2-to-1 margin, Batswana support the freedom of the media to publish without government interference, according to the latest Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Poor quality elections erode support for democracy in Uganda, new Afrobarometer survey shows More Ugandans say they prefer democracy over any other system, but fewer are satisfied with the way their democracy is actually working, a new Afrobarometer survey shows. Read more
Fear, freedom, and security in Uganda Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey. Read more
Slowly growing or stunted? Examining Uganda’s gains in demand for democracy Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey. Read more
Zimbabweans trust the army, but don't want to be ruled by the army, support democracy Zimbabwe’s political crisis will play out against a backdrop of substantial public trust in the army but a clear rejection of military rule in favour of democracy. Read more
AD170: Kenyans see gains in gender equality, but support for women’s empowerment still uneven Kenyans see gains in women’s equality, but support still uneven – especially among men. Read more
AD169: Economic paradox in Kenya: More favourable perceptions amidst economic insecurity Kenya and the other member states of the East African Community (EAC) are doing considerably better economically than most countries in sub-Saharan Africa (IMF, 2017). Read more
Women’s interest in politics increases, though gender gap remains Ghanaian women’s interest in public affairs and political discussion increased between 2012 and 2015. Read more

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