Only one African country has reached “full democracy” according to last year’s Democracy Index by the Economist.

Economist: Morocco’s Political System Lying Between Authoritarianism, Democracy
Protesters hold portraits of Morocco's King Mohammed VI and the Moroccan flag as they chant slogans during a rally, in Rabat, Morocco, Sunday, March 13, 2016. Morocco has accused U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of "abandoning neutrality, objectivity and impartiality" during a recent visit to Western Saharan refugee camps in southern Algeria. (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar)