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AD369: La Côte d'Ivoire est-elle surendettée auprès de la Chine? Les avis des citoyens sont divisés
Despite favourable perceptions of China’s influence, more Ivorians choose U.S. model of development. (Available only in French) Read more
La Guinée est classée parmi les pays les plus corrompus dans le monde, occupant la 130e place sur 180 pays de l’Indice de la Perception de la Corruption dans le secteur public de Transparency International. Read more
In a crisis, the ability to disseminate information rapidly and effectively can be a matter of life and death. Read more
AD366: Ghanaians see pros, cons of social media, want access but not fake news
Like many other countries, Ghana has been grappling with its share of fake news about COVID-19. Read more
AD365: Zimbabwean vulnerabilities on health care, water
Like much of the rest of the world, Zimbabwe has confronted the COVID-19 pandemic with stay-at-home orders and advice to practice social distancing and frequent handwashing, hoping to prevent a wave of infections that would overwhelm the national health... Read more
South Africans support social grants to those in need, but say work at any wage beats unemployment. Read more
Malawians’ voting intentions point to a closely contested presidential election. Read more
All in this together’: Africans tolerant on ethnic, religious, national, but not sexual differences. Read more
Poursuite des cours à distance pendant la pandémie: Atouts et contraintes au Togo. Read more
Every few years, since 2008, South Africa is rocked by xenophobic violence. Houses are burnt, shops are looted, and people are killed, injured, or forced out of their homes and communities. This violence usually erupts under the pretext that foreigners... Read more