Tanzania’s economy slows in first quarter of 2019 George Tah 22nd August 2019 African Business News Tanzania and Cameroon economy saw a considerable drop in their scores from 11 and 9 points, respectively, according to KASI Consumer Confidence Index (KASI CCI). In July, the KASI CCI fell 4 points from +4 to 0. The rest of the countries tracked by KASI did not see much movement in their CCI scores. Ghana’s CCI slightly improved by 4 points to -33 while Nigeria’s CCI fell 5 points to +24. The KASI Consumer Confidence Index (KASI CCI) provides a focused view on consumer perceptions in seven African urban centers (Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Tanzania) where most spending in the continent is concentrated. The survey provides a simple measure of consumers’ optimism about their economic prospects in the near term and attitude towards making major purchasing decisions. It is released the first week of every month.