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Aliko Dangote on the Nasdaq Tower in Times Square, New York

Aliko Dangote was selected as the only African on the Bloomberg 50 list of this year's most influential people

Aliko Dangote is the only African on the Bloomberg 50 list of this year's most influential people. A photo of Aliko Dangote was displayed on Wednesday on the Nasdaq Tower in Times Square, New York after Aliko Dangote was selected as the only African on the Bloomberg 50 list of…

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    • Dangote Cement Plc and the leading e-commerce platform, Jumia on the weekend signed a deal making the purchase of Dangote Cement available on the on-line retail outlet in Lagos. Key Account Director, Dangote Cement, Mr. Chux Mogolu (left) in a handshake with the Chief Executive Officer of Jumia Nigeria, Juliet Anammah after the flag-off of on-line purchase deal
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Dangote Partners with Jumia to sell Cement online

Dangote cement price goes for online purchase

In a new move designed to reduce price and ease logistics inherent in the purchase of its products, the management of Dangote Cement Plc (http://APO.af/mCqnZz) has signed a pact with the foremost e-commerce platform Jumia Nigeria (www.Jumia.com.ng) to offer for sale its cement to customers online. At the unveiling of…

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    • L-R: Representative of President Mohammadu Buhari, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; President/CE, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote; President of the Republic of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, at the commissioning of 1.5MMTPA Dangote Cement Plant, Congo, held in the Republic of Congo on Thursday November 23, 2017
    • L-R: Representative of President Mohammadu Buhari, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; President/CE, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote; President of the Republic of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso; Prime Minister of Congo, Clement Mouamba and the Nigerian Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelemah at the commissioning of 1.5MMTPA Dangote Cement Plant, Congo, held in the Republic of Congo on Thursday November 23, 2017
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Dangote Cement stirs industrial revolution in Africa with the commissioning of Mfila plant in the Republic of Congo

The new plant estimated at $300 million has potentials for about 1000 direct employment and thousands of several other indirect jobs

Africa’s largest cement Company, Dangote Cement Plc (http://APO.af/mCqnZz) yesterday added fillip to the on-going efforts at economic emancipation of Africa when it formally opened its 1.5mtpa capacity cement plant in Mfila, Congo Brazzaville, amid ecstasy by the government and the indigenes of the Country. The new plant estimated at $300…

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    • L-R, Associate of Aliko Dangote, Alh.Danladi Sani Hanga, Representative of Emir of Kano, District Head of Kumbotso, Alh. Ahmed Ado Bayero, Managing Director, Dangote Foundation, Mrs Zouera Youssoufou, Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje,Kano State Commissioner for Commerce Industry, Cooperative& Tourisim, Ahmed Rabiu, at the Dangote Foundation Presentation of Five Hundred Million Naira (#500,000,000,00) Cheque Donation to Kano State Market Fire Disaster Victims in Government House Kano, Kano State
    • L-R,, Representative of Emir of Kano, District Head of Kumbotso, Alh. Ahmed Ado Bayero, Managing Director, Dangote Foundation, Mrs Zouera Youssoufou, Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, at the Dangote Foundation Presentation of Five Hundred Million Naira (#500,000,000,00) Cheque Donation to Kano State Market Fire Disaster Victims in Government House Kano, Kano State
    • L-R, Representative of Emir of Kano, District Head of Kumbotso, Alh. Ahmed Ado Bayero, Managing Director, Dangote Foundation, Mrs Zouera Youssoufou, Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje,Kano State Commissioner for Commerce Industry, Cooperative& Tourisim, Ahmed Rabiu, at the Dangote Foundation Presentation of Five Hundred Million Naira(#500,000,000,00) Cheque Donation to Kano State Market Fire Disaster Victims in Government House Kano, Kano State
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Market Fire: Dangote Donates N.5billion to Distraught Kano Traders

Aliko’s donation which came through the Aliko Dangote Foundation, was in response to the appeal by the Kano state government for contributions from public spirited individuals and corporate organizations to help the fire victims come back to business

Succor came the way of the over a thousand hitherto dejected traders affected by the Kano Market fire disasters few months ago as the renowned business mogul, Aliko Dangote made good his promise and donated a whooping sum of N500m to rehabilitate them. Aliko’s donation which came through the Aliko…

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Dangote Cement strengthen pan-African market volume... operations in Congo, appoint acting CEO for Congo operation

DQ3: Dangote Cement drives volume across Africa

Leading pan African cement manufacturer, the Dangote Cement (www.Dangote.com) has maintained its strong hold in the Nigeria domestic cement market accounting for 65 percent of the Nigerian market volume, while other African plants’ volumes went up by 7.5 percent to 7.0 mta. The Cement company has in the past months…

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Unemployment: Dangote Rice launches youth graduates rice farming project in Kogi

This is even as the Company prepares to hit the market with One million metric tons of Dangote rice in 2018

Unemployment: Dangote employs youth graduate for rice farming in Kogi. A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited (www.Dangote.com) in Kogi State. This is even as the Company prepares to hit the market with…

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Dangote begs public to help monitor, report unscrupulous truck drivers, sets up hotline for reports

The Management of Dangote Industries Limited (www.Dangote.com) has launched a passionate appeal to members of the public to assist in monitoring both the recklessness and the illegal haulage of contraband goods by some of his truck drivers. The company has also set up hotlines for the public to call in…

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Dangote Foundation, GBCHealth, join forces to build Coalition on Health

Through his Foundation, Dangote has made an unprecedented grant and seed contribution to GBCHealth of US$ 1.5 million over three years

Dangote Foundation (www.Dangote.com) and GBCHealth have joined forces to forge a new model of partnership, African Business Coalition on Health (GBCHealth) in Africa. Chairman of Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote, shared plans to build an African Business Coalition on Health (ABCHealth), during the Bloomberg Global Business Forum, he was co-hosting, and which took place…

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    • (L-R) Ag. Group Managing Director, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Aliko Dangote, Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, Niger State Deputy Governor, Ahmed Muhammad Kesto, at the MoU signing ceremony between Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc and Niger State Government on Sugar Project in Niger State, at Goverment House, Minna, on Wednesday, August 23rd , 2017
    • (L-R) Ag. Group Managing Director, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Aliko Dangote, Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, at the MoU signing ceremony between Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc and Niger State Government on Sugar Project in Niger State at Goverment House, Minna, on Wednesday, August, 23rd , 2017
    • (L-R) Ag. Group Managing Director, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Aliko Dangote, Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, at the MoU signing ceremony between Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc and Niger State Government on Sugar Project in Niger State, at Goverment House, Minna, on Wednesday, August 23rd , 2017
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Dangote signs $450million jumbo sugar production Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Niger State

On completion, according to the President of the Group Aliko Dangote, the project will generate over 15,000 jobs in the state

In another bold move for self-sufficiency in sugar production through the government’s backward integration policy, the Pan African Conglomerate, Dangote Group (www.Dangote.com) today in Minna, Niger State signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the State Government for the establishment of a jumbo $450million state-of–art and fully integrated sugar complex.…

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    • L-R: Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin; and President/CE, Dangote Industrie Limited, Aliko Dangote, during the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources working visit to Dangote Oil Refinery, Petrochemical and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Monday, July 31, 2017
    • L-R: Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; President/CE, Dangote Industrie Limited, Aliko Dangote; and Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, during the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources working visit to Dangote Oil Refinery, Petrochemical and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Monday, July 31, 2017
    • L-R: Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; President/CE, Dangote Industrie Limited, Aliko Dangote; andGroup Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, during the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources working visit to Dangote Oil Refinery, Petrochemical and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Monday, July 31, 2017
    • ): L-R: Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; President/CE, Dangote Industrie Limited, Aliko Dangote; andGroup Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, during the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources working visit to Dangote Oil Refinery, Petrochemical and Fertilizer Projects in Lekki, Lagos on Monday, July 31, 2017
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The Federal Government Begs Dangote to Complete Refinery Before 2019

To this end, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, who visited the Dangote oil refinery site at Lekki Free Trade Zone, in Lagos, said the government is ready to play its part as a responsible government to assist in making sure the project is completed before the scheduled date

The Federal Government has said it relies heavily on the Dangote refinery (www.Dangote.com) to fulfill its promise to Nigerians to end fuel importation by December 2019. To this end, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, who visited the Dangote oil refinery site at Lekki Free Trade…