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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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    • L-R: Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake presenting Long Service Award to the Group Executive Director, Group Commercial Operations, Dangote Industries Limited, Halima Dangote for 10 year of dedicated service to the Dangote Industries Limited held in Lagos on Wednesday, November 27, 2019
    • 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
    • President/CE, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, presenting a Long Service Award to the Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake for 29 years of dedicated service in Dangote Industries Limited at an Award ceremony held in Lagos on Wednesday, November 27, 2019
    • President/CE, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote (middle) posing with recipients after presenting Long Service Awards to Nzeako Onyembo Alexander (left); Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake (2nd right); and Taiye Ajiyen for their 29 years of dedicated service to Dangote Industries Limited 2019 at the 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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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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    • HRM Oba Kazeem Olumuyiwa Ogunbekin (middle) presenting the training completion Testimonial to one of the trainees, Miss Bakare Fatmoh Oluwadamilare (right) while the Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Chief Devakumar Edwin (left) celebrates with her
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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…

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Sustainability Week: Dangote Unveils Waste-to-Wealth, Recycling, Tree Planting Initiatives

… As employees impact host communities

As part of activities marking the 2019 Global Sustainability Week, employees of the pan-African conglomerate, the Dangote Industries Limited (https://Dangote.com/) flagged off an environment focused initiative tagged “Waste to Wealth initiative”, focused on managing waste disposal while generating income and giving back to communities wherein we operate. The Company marked…

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Aliko Dangote $20m transformative donation to The African Center focused on Accelerating Change in Global Narratives about Africa in Policy, Business and Culture

Sharing in Dangote’s vision, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, also announced a new $5 million grant at the Future Africa Forum

Peeved with the negative perception of Africa by the outside world, Chairman, Aliko Dangote Foundation (Dangote.com), Aliko Dangote, on Monday, September 23, 2019 made a philanthropic donation of $20 million to The Africa Center in New York, United States of America towards reversing the trend. Africa Center is a leading…

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Dangote named among greatest leaders on Earth…global leaders laud his public spirit

Foremost philanthropist and richest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote has been rated 11th of the 50 World’ Greatest leaders for 2019

The rating carried out by the Fortune Magazine, an American multinational business magazine headquartered in New York City, United States was released recently and focused mainly on the businesses run by the men and how they have used it to impact their society positively. The time-tested magazine, which first edition…

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    • L-R: President/CE, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote; Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn; and Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin during the Former Prime Minister’s visit to the Dangote Refinery and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Friday, April 26, 2019
    • L-R: President/CE, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote; Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn; and Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin during the Former Prime Minister’s visit to the Dangote Refinery and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Friday, April 26, 2019
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Former Ethiopian Prime Minister charges African investors to emulate Dangote’s investment drive

He insisted that Africa needs massive investment like the Dangote Refinery for economic development

Former Ethiopia Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn has described as exceptional and enormous the investment of the Dangote Group (https://Dangote.com) in Africa's oil refining sector and urged other private sector investors to take a cue from the group’s investment drive. Speaking during the tour of Dangote Jetty, Fertiliser and Refinery Plant,…