FT Live and fDi Magazine, in association with Lekki Free Zone Development Company (LFZDC), are pleased to present the ‘Investing in Lekki Free Zone’ summit in London.
Nigeria is continuing to take the lion’s share of foreign direct investment in Africa. As the country continues to diversify its economy, investment is being seen across all sectors, encouraged by the government’s transformation agenda.
As Nigeria gets set to take the country to the next level of development, a renewed focus on its free zones is helping fuel further investments. Lekki Free Zone’s offshore economic growth zone is attracting foreign investors, promoting export, creating job opportunities, and establishing a one-stop global business haven.
But investing in Africa’s second largest economy still has its challenges with transparency and security listing among potential investors’ concerns. So how is the government addressing these challenges? And how do businesses that invest in Nigeria ensure they make a successful investment?
This summit will provide an in-depth look at how Nigeria’s economy is being stimulated by free zones, its growth plans, the sectors being served by Nigeria’a free zones, and efforts to promote security and stability.
Key topics include:
• Why is Nigeria proving so popular with investors?
• What role can a free trade zone play in a company’s growth plans?
• What is the outlook for FDI in Nigeria?
• How is Lagos state’s development benefiting investors?