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    The wheels of full-scale industrialisation in Nigeria have been in motion for several decades following independence in 1960 and the establishment of a large-scale oil sector in the 1970s. However, achieving economic development through rapid industrialisation has remained a major challenge in Africa’s most populous nation and largest economy, which was still reliant on oil...

    Nigeria has the largest economy in Africa with a GDP of approximately US$376 billion in 2017 and is also the continent’s most populous nation, comprising of close to 200 million citizens according to latest UN estimates. Therefore, it is a great surprise to learn that Africa’s primary...