Posts Tagged ‘Transparency International’

Young people Pay more Bribes than those over 55 years old ~ TI

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 11, 2019
The tenth edition of Global Corruption Barometer (GCB) – Africa, released on African Anti-Corruption Day by Transparency International in partnership with Afrobarometer, revealed that more than half of all citizens surveyed in 35 African countries think corruption is getting worse in their country. Fifty-nine percent of people think their government is doing badly at tackling […]

Next Level of Corruption? – Mbasekei Martin Obono

by Breaking Timeson June 24, 2019
In Nigeria, corruption seems most prevalent in the public sector. Silas Anyio, in his research piece, identifies that due to corruption “public administration risks losing both its capacity to be effective and the trust of citizens in the fair and impartial application of public resources and authority.” In effect, it is a problem that could […]

Transparency Intnl’s Apologetic Reversal on Nigeria

by Breaking Timeson May 30, 2017
By: Richards Murphy  Africans do not lose sight of the power of natural nemesis.  I know,   the strength in this expression alludes to the irrepressibility of the truth, much as the vindication of the innocent. Transparency International (TI), the self-acclaimed global anti-corruption watchdogs stirred the honest net again. I do not find it convincingly […]