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Afrobarometer March 2018 highlights
March highlights for Afrobarometer. Read more
New National Partner in Liberia
Afrobarometer is pleased to announce that it has selected The Khana Group (TKG) as its new National Partner for Liberia. TKG will undertake all Afrobarometer activities in Liberia, including the Round 7 survey scheduled for April 2018. Read more
Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey in Nigeria. Read more
Almost two-thirds of Nigerians say the country is “going in the wrong direction,” a recent Afrobarometer survey reveals. Though harsh, this assessment represents an improvement from 2015. Read more
More than one-third of Nigerians repeatedly went without basic life necessities during the previous year, placing them in the category of “moderate lived poverty” or “high lived poverty,” a recent Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
Most Ghanaians endorse the rule of law and the legitimacy of key state enforcement bodies, a recent Afrobarometer survey reveals. Read more
More than eight in 10 Ugandans (82%) say it is “never” justified for men to beat their wives, according to the most recent Afrobarometer survey. Read more
By Robert Mattes; a Professor of politics at Strathclyde University in Glasgow. Originally from the United States, he spent the past 25 years researching and teaching in South Africa before moving to Strathclyde in 2016. In 2016 he was visiting research... Read more
Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey in Tanzania. Read more
Most Tanzanians believe the country is going in the right direction and the government is doing well in handling the economy. Read more

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