JANUARY 2012 ISSUE 42

There has been much speculation about how protests over high fuel prices and terror attacks by Boko Haram would affect investors in Nigeria. This month TradeInvestNigeria looks at some of the plans on the table to address these challenges. For investment opportunities in various regions, see our sector highlights below.

FEATURE ARTICLES:
Calm has returned to Nigeria's cities after labour unions called off the strike over the elimination of the fuel subsidy. What solutions can the federal government implement now to reassure investors and citizens?
INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
The Plateau State Government is seeking investors to develop a Film City, which will host production studios, tourist hotels, shopping malls, and upmarket residential estates.
FEATURE ARTICLES: Opportunities in Nigeria's hospitality and retail sectors
INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES: Harvest and process aquatic plants in Lagos State
SECTOR PROFILE: Back on track - rethinking transport policy in Nigeria
Trade Leads

  • Opportunity to provide poultry farming equipment.

  • Company seeks solar power systems to distribute.

  • Investors, technical partners sought for aquatic resort.

  • Company looking for buyers of petroleum products.

  • TradeInvest Nigeria has published investment guides for several state governments in Nigeria. For more information on similar publications for your state or organisation contact us.
  • STATE GOVERNMENTS
    INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES
    LAGOS:
    Night wildlife safari for the adventurous explorer
    Investors have the rare opportunity to invest in a night safari attraction ...
    LAGOS: Poultry farmer seeks expansion capital
    KWARA: Sugar production: sweet deal for investors
    PLATEAU: Ambitious project could be Africa's film production mecca
    OSUN: Feeding fish to feed West Africa
    AKWA IBOM: Incentives plan helps agriprocessing investors
    NEWS: Fertile fields: spotlight on agricultural wealth
    INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES
    ANAMBRA:
    Business opportunities in mixed-use development
    The state government is seeking investors for a mixed-use development proje...
    KWARA: Truck terminal planned for Ilorin
    CROSS RIVER: Invest in cement manufacturing plants
    LAGOS: Water transportation services required in Lagos
    SOKOTO: Invest in ICT infrastructure and services
    NEWS: Focus on mining sector
    NEWS: The four factors driving growth in construction and property

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    Events

    Offshore West Africa
    EVENTS - Offshore West Africa 2012: 24-26 Jan

    WAMPEX 2012
    EVENTS - WAMPEX 2012: 6-8 June

    Nigeria Oil & Gas 2012
    EVENTS - Nigeria Oil & Gas 2012: 20-23 Feb

    3rd annual Ghana Oil & Gas Summit
    EVENTS - 3rd annual Ghana Oil & Gas Summit: 27-29 March 2012

    Africa Energy Indaba 2012
    EVENTS - Africa Energy Indaba 2012: 21-22 Feb
    Events

    Mining Indaba 2012
    EVENTS - Mining Indaba 2012: 6-9 Feb

    WAITEX 2012
    EVENTS - WAITEX 2012: 8-10 May

    6th Africa Economic Forum
    EVENTS - 6th Africa Economic Forum: 5-7 March

    Power-Gen Africa
    EVENTS - Power-Gen Africa 2012: 6-8 Nov