Big Spending Nigerian Shoppers Besiege London


Good article in the Guardian about how Nigeria’s rising middle class are outnumbering most foreign shoppers in London.

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/10/nigeria-shoppers-rival-russia-middle-east?CMP=twt_gu

 

Key stats:

*Nigeria has 142,000 visitors to the UK per year.

*US supermarket giant Wal-Mart sees space for 50 stores in Nigeria.

*Other big name brands like Apple see potential in Nigeria’s expanding economy and rising middle class.

 

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