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There are opportunities for African firms to integrate into regional and global value chains.
North African countries offer business opportunities in a range of industries.
Samuel Waterberg returned to Ghana to “contribute to the development of my country”.
The Abraaj Group announces acquisition of majority shareholding in Ghana Home Loans.
“The once dominant influence of the West is diminishing and it will have to metamorphose a new relationship with Africa.”
While oil finds are expected to bring wealth, infrastructure, political and corporate challenges need to be overcome.
“The potential for growth is there. We need to transform this potential into reality.”
Luxury goods in Africa? Brands such as Porsche and Hennessy are capturing Nigeria’s wealthy citizens.
Changing laws, rapid urbanisation and a gap in the market add strength to Tanzania’s property development industry.
Businesswoman Gina Din-Kariuki invests in Kenya’s oil and gas industry.
José Carlos Pinheiro warns of the danger of basing investment solely on development in the mining and oil sectors.
“We are going to have an interesting day,” says George Okai as we drive out of the parking area of the DHL Express head office in Ghana’s capital Accra.
Property developers focus on growing shopping malls across Nigeria.
Africa needs responsible leaders to fully realise its growth potential.
While GDP figures indicate growth, this does not necessarily translate into economic development.