Why Retire to South Africa? Gary Eisenberg on eNCA by Eisenberg and Associates | Apr 4, 2016 | News StatsSA says that more than 60% of all foreign nationals looking to retire in SA come from Europe. Further research shows that retired foreign nationals will contribute an estimated R7.5-billion to the local economy per annum. So why is South Africa such an attractive retirement destination? Gary Eisenberg, Immigration Lawyer sheds some light here.