There is no doubt that the interest in African investment has increased over the last couple of years, and with Africa being a very wide open market a good number of people have started opening and running successful businesses in Africa. CNBC highlights some entrepreneurs in Nigeria, and they discuss how they started, how the business is going, why they decided to run a business in Nigeria, and the obstacles they face. For those that are interested in doing things back home, this is a good view. Also check out CNN’s video on the growing job market in Nigeria.
Nike Ogunlesi CEO of Ruff & Tumble
Obinna Ekezie – The former NBA Star returned home to Lagos to start Zeep Travel.
Wale Tinubu, Oando CEO
Ayodeji Megbope, No Left Over founder
Dambisa Moyo, author “Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way For Africa.”