Onitsha Mall is a joint venture project by African Capital Alliance and the Anambra State Government, is located off Awka Road in the GRA part of the city.
The mall which boasts of 60 shops, was designed by Ngonyama Okpanum Associates.
Reports say "Shoprite and a number of big retailers offering fashion accessories, sports equipment, banking services, telecom and ICT software and hardware services have secured space in the mall. These retailers are busy fitting out their shops in preparation for the February 2016 opening."
The debt funding for the project was provided by Diamond Bank.
Speaking to reporters, the African Capital Alliance real estate fund manager, Obiora Nwogugu said “the mall will provide ample social, life-style and entertainment facilities for all categories of people. It boasts of adequate security and parking space, thereby making it an ideal place to shop, entertain and meet up with friends and family. We have also placed a premium on the use of modern equipment and methods to ensure the safety of our shoppers."
The developers of the project, African Capital Alliance (ACA) say they are proud of the project, adding that the mall will signal a new dawn in the state.