Population (2018): 195,874, 740 GDP (2018): US$ 397.27 billion World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2019): 146 ECONOMY The Federal Republic of Nigeria is often called the Giant of Africa, due to its sizeable population and economy. The country overtook South Africa to become the continent’s largest economy in 2014, after rebasing its GDP […]


Population (2018): 98, 423, 595 GDP (2018): 250.8 billion Ease of Doing Business Ranking (2018): 120 ECONOMY Egypt is the gateway linking Africa and Asia. Located along key international trade routes, it is close to the Arabian, African, American, and European markets. Trade flows from the Suez Canal – home to 10% of the world’s […]

Ivory Coast

Population (2018): 26,069, 229 GDP (2018): 43 billion World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2018): 122 ECONOMY Why Ivory Coast Ivory Coast, also known as Côte d’Ivoire, is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. Its economy has grown at an average of 8% per year from 2012 to 2017. The country’s estimated […]


Population (2018): 29, 495, 962 GDP (2018): 14.4 billion World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2018): 135 ECONOMY Centre of trade routes Mozambique enjoys a strategic location in Southern Africa, near major global routes for coal, oil, and other major minerals. It offers sea access to landlocked members of the Southern African Development Community […]


Population (2018): 51,393,010 GDP (2018): US$ 87.9 billion World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2019): 61 ECONOMY Kenya is one of the fastest growing economies in East Africa, with GDP growth averaging at 6% per year between 2010 and 2017. The sustained economic growth is due to the country’s significant political, structural and economic […]


Population (2018) : 29.7 million  GDP (2018) : US$ 65,557 million World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2018) : 120 Bilateral Trade with India (2018-19) : US$ 4.5 billion ECONOMY Ghana saw real GDP growth of around 8.4% in 2017, among the highest in West Africa. It is the continent’s second-biggest producer of gold […]

South Africa

Population (2018): 57.7 million GDP (2018): US$ 366.2 billion  World Bank “Ease of Doing Business” Rank (2018): 82 ECONOMY South Africa is a populous nation of around 55 million. About 40% of its people are aged 25 to 54, making it a young population that is open to various service and retail segments. The country […]