Nigeria @ ITU Telecom World 2014: We remain Top Three investment destination in Africa
[su_heading size=”18″ align=”left”]Dr Omobola Johnson, Minister for Communication Technology of Nigeria made this presentation today at the opening of the Nigeria Pavilion at ITU Telecom World 2014 in Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha, Qatar [/su_heading]
It is my pleasure to welcome you, on behalf of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and the people of Nigeria, to Nigeria’s Pavilion at ITU Telecom World 2014.
[su_quote cite=”Dr Omobola Johnson, Minister of Communication Technology “]The increasingly diversified nature of our economy is also reflected in the increasingly diversified nature of investments coming into the country. Considering the period from 2007 till 2013, more than 50% of the FDI capital invested into Nigeria has been into the capital-intensive resource sectors. However, nearly 50% of FDI projects are service-oriented, and telecommunications has experienced particularly strong growth – attracting about 24% of FDI projects.[/su_quote]