MERITS OF DEMOCRACY
1. It promotes the accountability of the leaders.
2. It guarantees the supremacy of the constitution.
3. It promotes freedom of expression.
4. It provides for rule of law, at least in theory.
5. It encourages majority rule.
6. It promotes political stability in a country.
DEMERITS OF DEMOCRACY
1. Democracy is too exorbitant to operate.
2. It often times leads to delay’ in decision making.
3. It encourages lobbying.