Transparency International, a global corruption watchdog has released the latest corruption ranking of Nigeria and 180 other countries.
In its latest report, countries in the Sub-Saharan nations have continued to witness a high rate of corruption which has now worsened due to vote-buying.
Nigeria dropped to 149 on Transparency International’s 2020 Corruption Perception Index and rated 2nd most corrupt country in West Africa. The country also scored 25 out of a possible 100 points.
In the last Transparency International rating in 2019, Nigeria was ranked 146th out of the 180 countries surveyed, scoring 26 points out of a possible 100.
On a scale of zero to 100 in TI’s rating, zero means “Highly Corrupt,” while 100 stands for “Very Clean”
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