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Basotho dissatisfied with the way democracy is working

Only about one-third of Basotho are satisfied with the way democracy is working in their country, the 2014 Afrobarometer survey reveals.
Almost half of respondents in the recent survey say Lesotho is “a democracy with major problems” or “not a democracy at all.” These findings indicate significantly more negative public perceptions of Lesotho’s democracy than in 2012.

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Basotho see increased corruption despite government efforts

Basotho perceive an increased level of corruption in the past year, with the highest levels of perceived corruption among the police and business executives, according to Afrobarometer’s most recent survey. Survey results show that citizens are divided in their assessment of the government’s handling of the fight against corruption.


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Advision Lesotho is a Lesotho-based consultancy with experts in the field of project management, socio-economic surveys, management, education, research and participatory methodologies.

We undertake the Lesotho national surveys fieldwork, data management and disseminations for Afrobarometer.