Africa Connected

Opportunities abound in Nigeria for SA companies (and embattled Zim farmers)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed acclaimed journalist Nikiwe Bikitsha who is on a fact-finding mission in Lagos, Nigeria.

Bikitsha touched on what’s planned for the 60th birthday of Africa’s richest person, Aliko Dangote.

She also spoke about the opportunities for growth and investment, and the Nigerian government's attempts to diversify an economy heavily dependent on oil.

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Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

Most of the opportunities [for South African companies] are in providing infrastructure and electricity, but also in construction.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

Lagos is a huge city! It’s massive and very, very busy.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

Zimbabwean farmers who left their country because of the government’s land policy is being invited by Nigeria to work in its agricultural sector.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

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