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From the Michael Chudi Ejekam Blog: Top African Nations for Retail Development

July 16, 2016July 12, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam Michael Chudi Ejekam is known for his work in the retail development sector throughout all of Africa. He has had a hand in numerous projects, often with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa and his motherland of Nigeria. AT Kearney recently published its African Retail Development Index and rated countries based on various aspects, such as market attractiveness, country risk, market saturation, and time pressure, to determine which ones were the most desirable for retail development. Which ones came out on top? You’ll find the answers below, in this Michael Chudi Ejekam blog. 1. …

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From the Michael Chu’di Ejekam Blog: Large Supermarkets Center on Africa

July 17, 2016July 13, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam As a thought leader in Nigeria’s retail revolution, Michael Chu’di Ejekam watches the sector with a keen eye. As of late, many supermarket giants have turned their attention to Africa, hoping to become established and take advantage of the blossoming market. Out of the top 100 markets, Africa and the Middle East accounted for just 12% back in 2012, but by 2013, the number jumped to 15%, and by 2015, the regions were home to 16.2%. In this article, the Michael Chu’di Ejekam Blog will examine several huge supermarket chains that have decided …

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From the Michael Ejekam Blog: 10 Fastest-Growing African Retailers

July 18, 2016July 13, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam Being involved in commercial real estate and retail investments, Michael Ejekam is constantly watching the market to see which companies are performing well. While knowing which ones are profitable and are at the top help in knowing where to invest, watching companies as they climb the ladder is essential. This can give you keen insights into which strategies work, as well as what products consumers are demanding. The Michael Ejekam Blog has gathered information on ten of the fastest-growing companies in Africa’s retail sector, with statistics from Deloitte. 1. Choppies Enterprises Ltd Headquartered in …

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From the Michael Chudi Ejekam Blog: 7 Nigerian Retail Industry Facts

July 19, 2016July 13, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam Michael Chudi Ejekam is an expert in Nigerian retail, investing, and commercial real estate. Presently, the growth of the retail revolution has slowed some, but it is still a very strong sector that is absolutely primed to take the country to the next level in the coming years. The Michael Chudi Ejekam Blog has gathered seven interesting facts about the market that sets Nigeria apart from the rest of the world. Take a look; you’re bound to see some new information. Facts About How Nigerians Shop Nigeria is poised for growth where supermarkets …

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From the Michael Chu’di Ejekam Blog: New Lagos Mall Opened

July 20, 2016July 13, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam Michael Chu’di Ejekam has been involved in the creation of several malls, including the Ikeja City Mall and the Jabi Lake Mall, as well as the Abuja and Accra Malls. These kinds of projects are always exciting, as they show that investors have faith in the economy and they bring jobs and growth to the area. Although Michael Chu’di Ejekam was not involved in the newest mall to open in Lagos, Nigeria, it’s still good news for local residents. The Maryland Mall is Open Onikepo Akande, President of Lagos Chamber of Commerce and …

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Michael Chu’di Ejekam On Real Estate

Michael Chu’di Ejekam knows real estate, especially commercial real estate in the retail sector. Over the years, he has had the pleasure of working on many development projects that have benefitted people in the United States, as well as throughout West Africa. These development projects have not only stimulated the local economies, but also highlight how the “retail revolution” has impacted consumers and changed the way people expect to experience a shopping experience to be. Michael Chu’di Ejekam: Innovative Ideas and In-Depth Knowledge As an honors graduate of the prestigious Wharton School of Business  at the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. …

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6 Mistakes First-Time Homeowners Make

September 28, 2016Michael Chu’di Ejekam 1. Immediately adding a porch to your garage: It doesnt add much to your propertys value, nor will it be used as much as you think. Plus, it will get destroyed the first time you pull your car in. 2. Throwing away the roof: Lots of first-time home buyers think roofs are ugly and throw them away, but theyre actually designed to be left on the house. 3. Accepting whatever family comes with the house: The family that came with the home may not be the family you want. They could just be seven Greek people who moved …

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