Rank

167 / 180

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A country's rank indicates its position relative to the other countries in the index.

Score

19 / 100

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A country or territory’s score indicates the perceived level of public sector corruption on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean).

Risk of impunity increases with outcome of Portuguese-Angolan corruption trial

A verdict last week by the Lisbon Court of Appeals in the trial of former Angolan vice president Manuel Vicente has disappointed hopes for a triumph of legal due process over politics and impunity. It also has worrying implications for the independence of Portugal’s judiciary.

Lutte contre la corruption en Afrique: Du bon et du moins bon

La publication de la dernière édition de l’Indice de perception de la corruption (IPC) offre un bon point de repère pour situer les efforts de lutte contre la corruption que l’Union africaine (UA) poursuivra tout au long de 2018

A redefining moment for Africa

The newly released Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) provides a good baseline for the African Union (AU) anti-corruption efforts in 2018. This year’s theme for the AU is “Winning the Fight against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation.” As the AU rolls out its plan, this is an important moment for Africa to take stock of the current situation.

Former vice-president on trial: a watershed moment for Portugal and Angola

Manuel Vicente is the former head of the all-powerful Angolan state oil company Sonangol and was, until a few months ago, the vice-president of Angola. Now he is the main target of a high-profile corruption case in Lisbon.

Elections in Angola: time to tackle corruption

The unofficial results of Angola’s elections are expected on 25 August. This is not cause for celebration unless it brings change. Corruption has for too long enriched a small ruling elite while more than two thirds of the country’s population lives in poverty.

Prosecutors from 15 countries must act quickly to bring the corrupt to justice in Lava Jato scandal

New leads in Odebrecht case must be followed up in 11 countries after settlement

Calling all Southern African land and anti-corruption activists!

Call for applicants with powerful solutions to fight corruption in Africa’s land sector

Transparency International condemns conviction of Rafael Marques de Morais

Angola's conviction of investigative journalist is a blow to freedom of expression and anti-graft in the country.

Angolan activist and Transparency International Integrity Award winner walks free

Criminal defamation charges against Angolan journalist and activist Rafael Marques de Morais have been dropped.

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