Libertarians eye Africa to build 'free private cities'
South African furniture heir sets up shop in Mauritius Free
Kevin Ellerine, the son of the South African furniture magnate, has new investment projects in the pipeline through a firm set up in Mauritius in February. He is meanwhile continuing to manage the family fortune along with his cousin Dionne Ellerine and his uncle Eric Ellerine. [...]
Former Dutch asset manager Frank Vogel runs into problems with his neighbours in white rhino territory
South Africa's wildlife reserves, which often receive financial support from foreign family offices, also attract European financiers, particularly when they have been in trouble with the authorities in their home countries. Dutchman Frank Vogel took up residence in a small nature reserve in South Africa's Limpopo province, where he soon became a director and one of its financial backers. [...]
Southern African lottery giants fight each other for new Botswanan jackpot
Southern Africa's highly popular lotteries, which offer the prospect of colossal winnings for modestly priced tickets, have over the last two decades become a highly profitable business for the private sector companies awarded government licences to operate them. [...]