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Lutte contre la corruption au Bénin: La désapprobation des citoyens double La plus récente enquête d’Afrobaromètre réalisée au Bénin indique qu’environ huit Béninois sur 10 (79%) désapprouvent la performance du gouvernement dans la lutte contre la corruption au sein de l’administration publique. Read more
Presentation: Lutte contre la corruption au Bénin: La désapprobation des citoyens double Résultats du Round 6 au Bénin. Read more
Zimbabweans prefer foreign investment to indigenisation for job creation A majority of Zimbabwean citizens strongly support encouraging foreign direct investment in comparison with the indigenisation of the economy as a means to create jobs. An overwhelming majority (72%) subscribe to the sentiment that foreign direct... Read more
Zimbabweans pessimistic about economy and direction of the country More than six in ten (63%) adult Zimbabweans think that the country is heading in the wrong direction, according to the most recent Afrobarometer survey (November 2014). This pessimistic outlook is shared across demographic groups of gender, age, place... Read more
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... Read more
Tanzanians express dissatisfaction with current living conditions, perceive declining economic conditions Despite annual economic growth rates averaging of 7%, a majority of Tanzanians say their current living conditions are bad, according to the 2014 Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Kenyans support KDF involvement in Somalia, divided over calls for withdrawal A majority of Kenyans see the involvement of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in Somalia as having been necessary despite terrorist problems resulting from it, according to the latest Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Kenyans give mixed score on devolution and call for better participation A majority of Kenyans are finding it difficult to participate in key county activities, the latest Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
Kenyans register mixed feelings about devolution and KDF’s withdrawal from Somalia Findings from Afrobarometer Round 6 survey in Kenya (2014). Read more
Perceptions of corruption in Lesotho Findings from the Round 6 survey in Lesotho (2014). Read more

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