Investing in Nigeria

Nigeria has a population of 160 million and is a leading economy on the African continent. With regards to its ICT sector, it has the most competitive telecommunications market in the world and remains the largest mobile market in Africa.

In this video excerpt, Andile speaks about the Convergence Partners Communications Infrastructure Fund and the investment opportunities that exist in Nigeria.

A World Bank study states that there is a direct correlation between broadband infrastructure and GDP growth of middle and low-income economies. For every 10% increase in broadband infrastructure, an additional 1.3% is contributed to the GDP.

It is clear that ICT infrastructure is an explicit driver of economic development, and one that not only promotes productivity and innovation, but social integration as well.


  1. Interesting focus on Nigeria, our population and growth opportunities is a source of hope. To be the power house of Africa we need to strengthen our political, economical, social and youth empowerment. it is time to change our views around the way we see Nigeria which will in turn contribute largely to the African future. United for Africa. God bless Africa.

  2. Very interesting and possible opportunity of working together as African’s in expanding the level communications and data access through vast links that can be achieved in the empowerment of the resources we are entitled for in our countries.Africa Unite.

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