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Burundi Democracy and Rights

Democracy and rights Since then President-elect Pierre Nkurunziza’s contested election victory in July 2015, Burundi has been in political chaos, with harassment, repression and violence directed at political opponents and other government-critical voices. Freedom of the press and opinion is severely...

Botswana Democracy and Rights

Democracy and rights Abbreviated as BWA by Abbreviationfinder, Botswana is usually described as one of Africa’s most stable democracies. But freedom of speech is circumscribed and several groups, including women, are discriminated against. Botswana is a democracy with multi-party systems. The...

Angola Democracy and Rights

Democracy and rights Over the past year, abbreviated as AGO by Abbreviationfinder, Angola has taken several important steps in a democratic direction. But major challenges remain, including corruption and judicial deficiencies. According to the Constitution, Angola is supposed to be a...