Nigerians Perceive Their Government as Corrupt

A recently published survey says most Nigerians perceive their country as being corrupt, according to a Gallup poll. In "Global States of Mind: New Metrics for World Leaders," the poll also showed that in the world, only Kenyans believed their government was more corrupt.
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