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Dangote Refinery project to boost activities in downstream, says Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)

He said the refinery will lead to the protection of forex revenue of around $16 billion a year at current market prices and saving of $10 billion a year through domestic supplies of petroleum products

The President, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mr. Babatunde Paul Ruwase has described as magnificent and spectacular the impact the Dangote (www.Dangote.com) Oil Refinery project would have on the Nigeria’s downstream petroleum sector. Download the document - Dangote Refinery: https://africa-newsroom.com/files/download/e69c9b175ddc7da  Download the document - Nigeria impact of Dangote…

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    • Nigerian Content Development Board on a Sensitization/Awareness Creation Programme, visit Dangote Fertilizer and Oil Refinery in Lekki, Lagos L-R: Director, Monitoring & Evaluation, The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Akintunde Adelana; Chief Operating Officer, Dangote Oil Refining Company, Giuseppe Surace; Director, Procurement, Palsule Vithal; Director, Site, Patrick Proctor; and Group General Manager, Corporate & Government Affairs, Dangote Oil Refining Company, Yinka Akande, during the Nigerian Content Sensitization/Awareness Creation Programme at Lekki Free Trade Zone, Lagos.
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Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) partners Dangote Refinery on local content implementation

Content Board lauds Dangote Refinery on local content ...expresses readiness for partnership

Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has praised the management of Dangote (www.Dangote.com) Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemical Free Trade Zone Enterprises (DPRP) over its adherence to the local content law in the execution of its projects and declared its intention to further partner with it for effective implementation of the Local Content policy…

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Africa’s health challenges and investment opportunities under spotlight at United Nations (UN) General Assembly

It will bring together a number of African leaders, CEOs and business leaders, philanthropists, as well as high level representatives of the African Union, United Nations, and the African Development Bank to discuss issues relating to health financing in Africa

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), in partnership with GBCHealth and the Aliko Dangote Foundation is bringing together African leaders and other high profile personalities to discuss the continent’s health challenges and opportunities for investment. The partners have organized a meeting themed ‘Africa’s Health and Financing: Pathways to…

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Top 50 Brands: Dangote Now the Most Valuable Brand in Nigeria

The Brand Africa 100 ranking is based on a survey among consumers 18 years and older, conducted in 23 countries across Africa

Nigeria’s Dangote (www.Dangote.com) has emerged the most valuable brand among the top 50 brands in Nigeria for 2018 which were unveiled at the weekend in Lagos. This is coming barely three months after the brand was adjudged the most admired brand of African origin by Consumers in a brand rating…

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Issuance of ₦ 50 billion Series 1 and 2 Notes under ₦ 150 billion Commercial Paper Programme

Largest ever Commercial Paper issuance by a Nigerian company

Dangote Cement PLC (DANGCEM-NL) (www.DangoteCement.com), Africa’s largest cement producer, announces the issuance of 50 billion Series 1 and 2 Notes under its 150 billion Commercial Paper Programme, announced on 27th June 2018. The Series 1 and 2 Notes will be listed on Nigeria’s FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange on 19th July…

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    • Adenike Fajemirokun, the Group Chief Risk Officer has been elevated to the office of Group Executive Director, President’s Office
    • Olakunle Alake, the erstwhile Chief Operating Officer (COO) is now the Group Managing Director
    • Austine Ometoruwa, Group Executive Director, Corporate Finance and Treasury
    • Cherie Blair, Independent Non-Executive Director
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Dangote announces new appointments for strategic growth sustenance

The new appointments are to strengthen the Group’s executive management team and to consolidate on its strategic business growth trajectory

In order to strengthen the group’s Executive management team and sustain its strategic business growth trajectory, Africa’s foremost indigenous conglomerate, Dangote Industries Limited (DIL) (www.Dangote.com) has announced new appointments. In the new organizational rejig, Olakunle Alake the erstwhile Chief Operating Officer (COO) is now the Group Managing Director and Dr.…

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    • President/Chief Executive, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, (second left);Group Executive Director, Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar V. G. Edwin (Left); Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG, Klaus Helmrich (Second right); and Managing Director/CEO, Siemens Nigeria, Mrs. Onyeche Tifase (right), yesterday at the Hannover Fair, Germany, the world's leading Trade Fair for Industrial Technology
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PHOTO NEWS RELEASE: Aliko Dangote visited Siemens Africa Booth at the ongoing Hannover Technology Fair in Germany

What will industries look like in the next ten to twenty years?

The Dangote Industries Limited Executive Delegation (http://Dangote.com) led by GP/CE, Aliko Dangote visited Siemens Africa Booth at the ongoing Hannover Technology Fair in Germany, a leading global trade fair for Industrial Technology, providing insights into the wave of Industrial revolution and how it is reshaping industries of the future. Key discussions at the…

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    • (L-R) Donor of the School, Aliko Dangote; Vice-chancellor of BUK, Prof Mohammadu Yahuza Bello; Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Badaru; and Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafeez Abubakar at the commissioning ceremony
    • (L-R) Donor of the building, Aliko Dangote; Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi and Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Badaru
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    • (L-R) Donor of the School Aliko Dangote,; Vice-chancellor of BUK, Prof Mohammadu Yahuza Bello, holding the award plague; Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Badaru; Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi and Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafeez Abubakar at the commissioning ceremony
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Dangote Donates N1.2 Billion to First Business School in the North to Bayero University, Kano

Christened Dangote Business School, the business mogul disclosed that talks are on to affiliate the school with the popular Harvard Business School, in the United States of America

The business educational development of Northern Nigeria took a new turn at the weekend when the renowned businessman, Aliko DANGOTE donated a N1.2 billion ultra-modern business school edifice to the Bayero University, Kano, (BUK), first of such in the northern part of the country. Christened Dangote Business School, the business…

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Rice Production: Dangote Inaugurates Multi Billion Naira Rice Processing Plant in Jigawa...Promises to End Rice Importation

The mill with a capacity to process 16 metric tons of paddy rice per hour, when completed, will in a year process paddy rice worth N14 billion bought directly from the famers in Jigawa at market rate

The Dangote (http://Dangote.com) Rice Outgrower Scheme in Jigawa State reached a turning point yesterday when the President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote laid a foundation stone for the construction of a multi-billion Naira rice processing mill in Hadin, Jigawa state. The mill with a capacity to process 16 metric tons…

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    • L-R: His Royal Majesty, Oba Gbadebo Oni, Olu of Imasayi; Dangote Cement Ibese Plant Director, Louis Raj; Human and Asset & Admin Manager, Dangote Cement Ibese Plant, Fola Ali; General Manager, HR and Admin, Dangote Cement Ibese Plant, Abdulmalik Shehu; AGM, Human Assets Management & Admin, Dangote Cement Ibese, Abu Sufyan; and One of the scholarship beneficiary, Badru Abidemi Opeyemi, 300 Level student of Tai Solarin University of Education at the presentation of scholarship award to the host communities of Dangote Cement, Ibese Plant, Ogun State, Friday, February 23, 2018
    • L-R: Human Assets Management & Admin, Dangote Cement Ibese, Abu Sufyan; Chairman Ewekoro North L.C.D.A, Hon. Kehinde Adepegba; His Royal Highness, Oba Kusoro Kayode, Olu Aga of Aga; and One of the scholarship beneficiary, Ayelotan Aminat, 300 Level student of University of Lagos at the presentation of scholarship award to the host communities of Dangote Cement, Ibese Plant, Ogun State, Friday, February 23, 2018
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Dangote Cement Gives Multi-Million Naira Scholarship to 115 in Host Communities

The management decided to increase the number of beneficiaries to 115 from the previous 80 so that more children of the area could benefit

In a major boost to its Corporate Social Responsibility profile, Dangote Cement Plc (www.DangoteCement.com), Ibese Plant has announced a multi-million Naira educational scholarship award for 115 students from its 15 host communities for the 2017/2018 academic session. The Company said the scholarship has become an annual event meant to contribute…