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Africa - The great opportunity

Africa: The great opportunity

Africa is rapidly becoming the global economic growth engine. Half of the world’s 25 fastest-growing nations are in Africa and almost 40 per cent of the continent will achieve GDP growth of more than 5 per cent in 2016.

A Gulfstream G650 jet. The route from Lagos to London is the eighth-fastest growing private-jet route in the world.

Newly Rich Africans Are Young, Hip Millennials Willing to Spend

The profile of a rich African is shifting from older white-haired males to younger, hip millennials who have found new ways to make and keep money in a changing global scene.

Herbert Wigwe, CEO, Access Bank

Mobile telephony enables Nigerian banks to fine tune services

Uzoma Dozie can remember when really effective marketing by banks took a different form.

Maria Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Uganda

African Women To Watch: Finance (Video)

Women make up more than half of the workforce in financial institutions globally. However, only 19% are in senior positions, a mere 14% hold board seats, and just 2% are CEOs, according to a 2013 study by PwC.

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Royal Gardens Mall: RMB Westport & Trojan Estates to develop largest mall in Nigeria for $170M in Lagos

Determined to perfect Royal Garden Estate’s initial masterplan as an up-market housing development, and also to ensure that residents enjoy the benefits of living, working and playing in a secure environment …