Nigeria has entered a most optimistic era since independence. But this comes amid growing security concerns as Boko Haram continues to terrorise the West African nation. In this exclusive interview, ABN’s Frederic VandeVyver caught up with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and began by asking what he thought of Nigeria’s place in Africa.
Over the last decade, the continent was home to six of the world’s ten fastest growing economies, and the outlook for the region remains bright at a time when the rest of the world is facing major political and economic challenges. At the WEF Summit in Addis Ababa, ABN Godfrey caught up with Nigeria’s Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to get a sense of some of the topics and discussions governments and business leaders had covered.