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Nikiwe takes on Mauritius - the final destination in our Africa Connected series

Nikiwe Bikitsha marvels at the "sheer temerity and audacity" of this small country when it comes to development and infrastructure. Nikiwe is in Mauritius to explore intra-Africa trade in the Standard Bank Africa Connected series.

I was last here in 2005 and the airport was a minuscule building, fast forward 8 years later to 2013 and it's a completely new edifice that really gives you a sense of planning and vision for growth and development in so many ways.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

Mauritius has over 100 hotels with high occupancy rates and there's still room for further investment in tourism when you think it's already saturated!

Nikiwe Bikitsha

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