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Dangote Fertiliser commences pre-testing of $2bn plant ahead of inauguration

With a capacity of 3 million tonnes per annum, the plant has been classified as the biggest project in the entire fertiliser industry history in the World

Dangote Fertiliser Limited (www.Dangote.com) has begun countdown to the inauguration of its $2 billion Granulated Urea Fertiliser  complex located in the Dangote Free Zone. With a capacity of 3 million tonnes per annum, the plant has been classified as the biggest project in the entire fertiliser industry history in the World. Siapem…

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Dangote boosts south East economy with N63billion investment in Anambra Motor Manufacturing Company (ANAMMCO)

The partnership started in 2016 with an initial order of 350 Trucks by Dangote

Dangote Group (www.Dangote.com) has in the last five years invested over N63bn in the South East with the purchase of over 3,500 units of locally assembled Shacman trucks at the production plant of Anambra Motor Manufacturing Company (ANAMMCO), Enugu. The order was delivered over a period of five years after…

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Africa’s Wealthiest Man Ends the Year $4.3 Billion Better Off

The 62-year-old Nigerian businessman and Africa’s most prominent industrialist ended the decade with a net worth of almost $15 billion

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, became $4.3 billion richer in 2019 as his fortune continued to grow on the back of investments in cement, flour and sugar. The 62-year-old Nigerian businessman and Africa’s most prominent industrialist ended the decade with a net worth of almost $15 billion, making him the…

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The Apapa-Oshodi road will last for 40 years when completed, Dangote

We lost about N25 Billion due to bad road, Apapa-Oshodi road to be one of the best in Africa when completed - Dangote

As part of Dangote (https://www.Dangote.com/) Industries Limited’s commitment to the Federal Government of Nigeria, Group President/CE of Dangote, Aliko Dangote took the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola on an inspection tour of the 35-kilometer Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway currently under construction by Dangote Industries Limited. The work began in 2018,…

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Dangote Cement: Makoju Retires after 45 Years in Industry

…Coy. appoints Michel Puchercos as new Group Managing Director (GMD)

The Group Managing Director/CEO of Dangote Cement Plc (https://www.Dangote.com/), Engr. Joseph Makoju mni will retire as GMD/CEO effective January 31, 2020, a position he has held since 2018; according to a report from the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Engr. Makoju, popularly called Mr. Cement, is bowing out after 45 years of…

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    • Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake (3rd left) posing with the recipients of 10 years Long Service Award for Dangote Industries Limited; Oluwole Benjamin Alade (left); Olayinka Bolanle Akinola (2nd left); Group Executive Director, Group Commercial Operations, Dangote Industries Limited, Halima Dangote (3rd right); Uchechukwu Chielozie (2nd right) and Group Learning & Development Lead/Head, Dangote Academy, Dangote Industries Limited, Juliet Oshagbemi at the 2019 Long Service Award held in Lagos on Wednesday, November 27, 2019
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Dangote honors 160 Staff at Long Service Award Ceremony

Eulogizes and presents post-humous award to ex-employees

Dangote Industries Limited (Dangote.com) recently presented 160 employees with long service award in recognition of their commitment, loyalty, exceptional service and invaluable contribution to the growth of Africa’s most admired brand over a period of 10 to 30 years and above. Post-humous awards were also given to ex-employees who lost their lives…

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Halima Aliko Dangote Takes charge of Dangote Group Commercial Operations

Dangote Industries Appoints Halima Aliko Dangote as GED Commercial Operations

Halima Aliko Dangote has been appointed as the Group Executive Director, Commercial Operations of Dangote Industries Limited (DIL) (www.Dangote.com), one of Africa's largest and most diversified business conglomerates. According to a release by the company, Halima Aliko Dangote is returning to the Group after serving on secondment in several capacities…

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Dangote Group, Togo partner to transform Phosphate into Fertiliser

With over two billion tonnes of phosphate reserves, Togo is one of the leading phosphate producers in Africa

Dangote Industries Limited (Dangote.com) and the Government of Togo (GoT) have concluded an agreement to develop and transform Togolese phosphate into phosphate fertilizers for the West African sub-region; in a bid to improve consumption of the product in Africa. With over two billion tonnes of phosphate reserves, Togo is one…

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Federal Government Pledges Support Towards Completion of Dangote Petroleum Refinery

The Dangote refinery, which is designed to maximise petrol output, will produce enough to allow for a small surplus of that fuel for export

The Honorable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has pledged support of the Federal Government towards ensuring the completion of the historic 650,000 BPD, Dangote Petroleum Refinery (https://www.Dangote.com/) during an official visit to the Petrochemical complex located at the Lekki Free Trade Zone in Lagos, Nigeria. The…

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Dangote Refinery Empowers 200 Youths in Host Community through Skills Acquisition Training Programme

The programme marks another level of Dangote Petroleum Refinery’s intervention as it is targeted at providing vocational skills to the teeming youth population

About 200 youths from Ibeju-Lekki community in Lagos State have graduated from various skills acquisition programme organised by Dangote Petroleum Refinery (www.Dangote.com) as a way of transforming society and providing employment opportunities for the youths. The programme was put together by Dangote Petroleum Refinery and facilitated by the National Directorate…