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How Dangote Cement investment turns Senegal economy around ~Envoy

by on May 4, 2021 0
Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote’s investment in Senegal through Dangote Cement has contributed immensely to the growth of the West African country’s economy. According to Charge D’Affaires, Embassy of Nigeria in Senegal, A.K Zanna, Dangote’s Cement investment in Senegal is contributing significantly to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), through its export revenue from... Read More

FIRS reimburses Dangote Cement with N22.3 bln tax credit on expenditures on Lagos, kogi roads

by on April 28, 2021 0
The management of Dangote Cement Plc on Wednesday received tax credit certificates totaling N22.32 billion to cover the company’s expenditures on two major federal roads in Lagos and Kogi States. The roads being funded by Dangote Cement are Apapa-Oworonshoki-Ojota road in Lagos and Lokoja-Obajana-Kabba road straddling Kogi and Kwara states. While Julius Berger is... Read More

Nigeria can achieve sugar self-sufficiency if…

by on April 22, 2021 0
Nigeria’s sugar industry dates back to the 1960s. Domestic production, however, only supplied about c.2.8 percent of national sugar consumption in 2019, according to the National Sugar Development Council (NSDC). In order to limit unrestricted importation and facilitate domestic production, the Nigerian Sugar Master Plan (NSMP) was approved in 2012. Despite the fact that... Read More

How Kano Gov Ganduje brings Dangote, Isyaka-Rabi’u together to end sugar war

by on April 15, 2021 0
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has stepped in to resolve the constant altercation between Aliko Dangote and Abdussamad Isyaka-Rabi’u, two businessmen from the state. Dangote majorly owns Dangote Group, which includes cement, Sugar Refinery and Cement firms while Isyaka-Rabi’u also invested heavily in cement, Sugar refinery and like his kinsman is involved in... Read More

Dangote $2 bln Fertilizer plant starts commissioning process ~ED

by on April 13, 2021 0
By Samuel Bankole The Dangote Fertilizer plant located in the Lekki free trade zone, Lagos may be commissioned and ready for full production any time from now as the owner embarks on test production. According to the group executive director of the Dangote Group, Devakumar Edwin, the plant is currently producing fertilizer samples for... Read More

Dangote 200,000 tonnes capacity rice mills ready this year as ADF disburses N160 mln grants to rural women

by on March 31, 2021 0
Dangote Group, majorly owned by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote is building a 200,000-tonne capacity of rice mills in Maradun, Zamfara State and hope to commission the mill this year. According to the company.s executive director Government and Strategic Relations, Ahmed Mansur, the Mills when completed this year is expected to create hundreds of... Read More