Kenyans upbeat about 2018, TIFA poll shows

Kenyans upbeat about 2018, TIFA poll shows

64% of Kenyans are optimistic that 2018 will be a better year than 2017 with 17% of those interviewed not sure about future prospects and are adopting a wait and see attitude according to the latest survey by research firm TIFA.

Majority are hopeful that the beginning of 2018 will be a game-changer; especially on the divisive nature of Kenyan politics and a hopeful the year will signal a return to normalcy for the country.

According to TIFA CEO Maggy Ireri, more than 75% of Jubilee supporters feel that this year will be better than 2017 with less than 50% of Nasa Supporters in agreement.

Kenyans are also hopeful that politicians will give them a break for the next 5 years so as to allow the country to focus on economic development that will spur job creation and the lower the standards of living.

The survey was conducted between 12th– 16th December 2017 with 1005 respondents taking part in the survey.