Country Profiles

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Angola Corruption Report

Pervasive corruption permeates all sectors of Angola's economy. Companies often pay facilitation payments and bribes to ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Benin Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Benin, with facilitation payments and bribery particularly problematic. Anti-corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Botswana Corruption Report

Corruption risks are moderate is Botswana, which is considered as the least corrupt African country. Nevertheless, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Burkina Faso Country Report

Corruption is pervasive in Burkina Faso and companies must be extremely diligent when dealing with any of the country's ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Cameroon Corruption Report

Corruption in Cameroon is endemic, and business contends with frequent demands for bribes. Anti-corruption laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Central African Republic Corruption Report

The Central African Republic's profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, enforcement, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Chad Corruption Report

Investors in Chad face high corruption risks. Bribery and nepotism permeate all sectors of the economy. Enforcement of ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

DR Congo Corruption Report

The Democratic Republic of the Congo's profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Ethiopia Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Ethiopia, and businesses regularly face demands for bribes and facilitation payments. ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Gabon Corruption Report

The Gabon country profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, enforcement, and corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Ghana Corruption Report

Corruption is a high risk in Ghana's public procurement sector. Officials often ask for 'dash' (facilitation payments) ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Kenya Corruption Report

A weak judicial system and regular extortion and facilitation payment demands by state officials represent the major ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Malawi Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Malawi, and businesses contend with frequent demands for bribery when operating in all ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mali Corruption Report

Mali is among the most corrupt countries in the world; accordingly, the anti-corruption compliance risks for businesses ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mauritania Corruption Report

Significant anti-corruption compliance risks exist in Mauritania: All sectors of the economy suffer from corruption, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mozambique Corruption Report

Corruption risks in Mozambique are very high. Petty corruption, bribery, gifts and patronage networks are widespread ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Namibia Corruption Report

Namibia's procurement sector is vulnerable to corruption. The country has a strong legislative framework, but laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Niger Corruption Report

Corruption is a high risk in Niger, especially in the police and the judiciary. Niger's legal anti-corruption framework ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Nigeria Corruption Report

Corruption negatively affects business in Nigeria, and companies are very likely to encounter bribery or other corrupt ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Republic of the Congo Corruption Report

The Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) corruption profile includes sector-specific risk levels and information ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Senegal Corruption Report

Corruption in Senegal is prevalent in most sectors of business, and petty corruption is common. Laws are insufficiently ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Somalia Corruption Report

Somalia is among the world's most corrupt countries. Bribery is commonplace across all sectors, resulting in ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

South Africa Corruption Report

Corruption is a risk when doing business in South Africa, especially in the public procurement sector. Anti-corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

South Sudan Corruption Report

Corruption risks exist in a number of key sectors in South Sudan. Anti-corruption legislation is not enforced, and ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Sudan Corruption Report

Corruption in Sudan is a high risk for businesses; embezzlement, bribery and cronyism are among the most serious issues ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Tanzania Corruption Report

There is a high risk of corruption across all sectors in Tanzania, and facilitation payments and gifts are often ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Uganda Corruption Report

There is a high risk of corruption in Uganda, and under-the-table cash payments are expected. Anti-corruption laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Zambia Corruption Report

In most sectors, corruption is a high risk for businesses in Zambia. Bribery and red tape pose obstacles, and ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Zimbabwe Corruption Report

Zimbabwe's anti-corruption compliance business risks include nepotism and petty corruption. Anti-corruption laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Angola Corruption Report

Pervasive corruption permeates all sectors of Angola's economy. Companies often pay facilitation payments and bribes to ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Benin Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Benin, with facilitation payments and bribery particularly problematic. Anti-corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Botswana Corruption Report

Corruption risks are moderate is Botswana, which is considered as the least corrupt African country. Nevertheless, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Burkina Faso Country Report

Corruption is pervasive in Burkina Faso and companies must be extremely diligent when dealing with any of the country's ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Cameroon Corruption Report

Corruption in Cameroon is endemic, and business contends with frequent demands for bribes. Anti-corruption laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Central African Republic Corruption Report

The Central African Republic's profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, enforcement, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Chad Corruption Report

Investors in Chad face high corruption risks. Bribery and nepotism permeate all sectors of the economy. Enforcement of ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

DR Congo Corruption Report

The Democratic Republic of the Congo's profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Ethiopia Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Ethiopia, and businesses regularly face demands for bribes and facilitation payments. ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Gabon Corruption Report

The Gabon country profile details anti-corruption compliance risks, including legislation, enforcement, and corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Ghana Corruption Report

Corruption is a high risk in Ghana's public procurement sector. Officials often ask for 'dash' (facilitation payments) ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Kenya Corruption Report

A weak judicial system and regular extortion and facilitation payment demands by state officials represent the major ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Malawi Corruption Report

Corruption is widespread in Malawi, and businesses contend with frequent demands for bribery when operating in all ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mali Corruption Report

Mali is among the most corrupt countries in the world; accordingly, the anti-corruption compliance risks for businesses ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mauritania Corruption Report

Significant anti-corruption compliance risks exist in Mauritania: All sectors of the economy suffer from corruption, ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Mozambique Corruption Report

Corruption risks in Mozambique are very high. Petty corruption, bribery, gifts and patronage networks are widespread ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Namibia Corruption Report

Namibia's procurement sector is vulnerable to corruption. The country has a strong legislative framework, but laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Niger Corruption Report

Corruption is a high risk in Niger, especially in the police and the judiciary. Niger's legal anti-corruption framework ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Nigeria Corruption Report

Corruption negatively affects business in Nigeria, and companies are very likely to encounter bribery or other corrupt ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Republic of the Congo Corruption Report

The Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) corruption profile includes sector-specific risk levels and information ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Senegal Corruption Report

Corruption in Senegal is prevalent in most sectors of business, and petty corruption is common. Laws are insufficiently ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Somalia Corruption Report

Somalia is among the world's most corrupt countries. Bribery is commonplace across all sectors, resulting in ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

South Africa Corruption Report

Corruption is a risk when doing business in South Africa, especially in the public procurement sector. Anti-corruption ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

South Sudan Corruption Report

Corruption risks exist in a number of key sectors in South Sudan. Anti-corruption legislation is not enforced, and ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Sudan Corruption Report

Corruption in Sudan is a high risk for businesses; embezzlement, bribery and cronyism are among the most serious issues ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Tanzania Corruption Report

There is a high risk of corruption across all sectors in Tanzania, and facilitation payments and gifts are often ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Uganda Corruption Report

There is a high risk of corruption in Uganda, and under-the-table cash payments are expected. Anti-corruption laws are ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Zambia Corruption Report

In most sectors, corruption is a high risk for businesses in Zambia. Bribery and red tape pose obstacles, and ...

Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

Zimbabwe Corruption Report

Zimbabwe's anti-corruption compliance business risks include nepotism and petty corruption. Anti-corruption laws are ...