Scores are based on a scale of 0 (least free) to 100 (most free)

header1 Issues of concern

  • Corruption remains endemic in the key petroleum industry.
  • Military and law enforcement agencies often engage in extrajudicial killings, torture, and other abuses.
  • The vibrant media landscape is impeded by criminal defamation laws, as well as the frequent harassment and arrest of journalists.

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  • Global Freedom Score

    43 100 partly free
  • Internet Freedom Score

    57 100 partly free