Investment Opportunities, Corruption Risks In Nigeria

Law360, New York (May 12, 2014, 7:24 PM EDT) -- On April 6 of this year, Nigerian economists officially announced what the world had long suspected — namely, that Nigeria possessed not only Africa's largest population, but also its largest economy. Nigeria's first GDP rebasing in over 24 years prompted this announcement.

The new GDP figures, totaling $510 billion, represent an almost 89 percent increase over the prior year. Nigeria's GDP has grown at an average rate of 7 percent each year for the past 10 years, and Nigeria's economy is predicted to become one of the world's 15 largest by the year 2050.

Nigeria's Growth, Past and Future

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