Top African Countries of Choice

Cape Town and Johannesburg

Ranked among the best African cities where people want to live, work and invest:

  1. Cape Town
  2. Cairo
  3. Johannesburg
  4. Casablanca
  5. Lagos
  6. Nairobi

Source: Brand Finance City Index

South Africa

Ranked 1st in the Top 5 African countries with the highest number of millionaires in 2023.

Top African Cities

  1. South Africa
  2. Egypt
  3. Nigeria
  4. Kenya
  5. Morocco

Source: Africa Wealth Report

According to the UN HDI, South Africa is the second most developed country in Africa, taking into account factors such as healthcare, education and infrastructure, well-maintained roads, quality housing, regular electricity, robust telecommunication networks and accessible healthcare facilities.

South Africa is also the second most powerful country in Africa according to the Global Soft Power Index. This index was obtained using a holistic range of measures such as familiarity, reputation and influence.

Africa's 4 busiest airports

1Cape Town International Airport

2. Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

3. Addis Abada Bole International Airport

4. Murtala Muhammed International Airport

The 4 richest Africans in 2023

1. Johann Rupert and family

2. Aliko Dangote

3. Nicky Oppenheimer and family

4. Nassef Sawiris

Source: Forbes

Cape Town

Ranked 3rd in the top 4 smartest cities in Africa

  1. Egypt - Cairo
  2. Algeria - Algiers
  3. South Africa - Cape Town
  4. Morocco- Rabat

Source: IMD Smart City Index