A UNICEF report released last year claimed that “the future of humanity is increasingly African”. More than half of the projected 2.2 billion rise in the world’s population between 2015-2050 is expected to take place in Africa and, within 35 years, one in every four people will be African.
What the continent lacks in inherent wealth, it makes up for with a new generation of consumers and workers. This is forcing investors, developers and occupiers to take Africa, especially Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), seriously as a business base.
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