South Africa's push into Nigeria is set to receive a boost with the building of the 80 000m2 Tinapa shopping, entertainment and leisure complex
Plans to develop a waterfront at Victoria Island in Nigeria are about to be realised
Lagos - The Nigerian branch of UK-based bank Standard Chartered planned to open more outlets and a new headquarters here, on the back of expectations of rapid growth, David Cutting, its chief in Nigeria, said last week.
South Africa, along with Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco and Tunisia, accounted for 60 percent of all direct investment inflows into Africa from 1997 to 2001, a draft World Economic Forum (WEF) report had shown.
Despite a year in which a number of events on the African continent served to further entrench 'afro-pessimism', investment opportunities are still to be realised.
AN INTERDEPARTMENTAL team meets in Pretoria today to firm up the strategy of selling and implementing the Millennium Africa Recovery Programme (Map) to South Africans.