Posts Tagged ‘Dangote’

Aliko Dangote Backs Okonjo-Iweala For WTO Top Job

by Seun Adeuyion September 2, 2020
Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote,  has endorsed a former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to clinch the post of Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The third phase of the selection process for the next Director-General will begin September 7. The Dangote Group Chairman canvassed votes for Okonjo-Iweala, with less than a […]

Aliko Dangote Donates 400-Capacity #COVID19 Test Laboratory To Kano State Govt

by Seun Adeuyion May 3, 2020
Billionaire Aliko Dangote has donated a mobile laboratory able to handle 400 samples daily to augment the testing capacity in Kano state. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje revealed this on Saturday during a press briefing organised by the state taskforce  on covid-19 which took place at the Africa House in Kano. He disclosed that the test centre, […]

Aliko Dangote Helps Lead Nigeria’s Charge Against Coronavirus

by Seun Adeuyion March 26, 2020
Access Bank Plc, Nigeria’s biggest lender by assets, is teaming up with Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote to provide treatment and isolation centers across Africa’s most populous nation as it braces for the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to Bloomberg. The facilities, which will be located across the country of more than 200 million […]

Unemployment: We’ll be in serious trouble if…, — Aliko Dangote

by Seun Adeuyion February 12, 2020
The president of Dangote Group of Companies, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, says the high rate of unemployment is fuelling insecurity in the country. Dangote spoke in Abuja yesterday after a meeting with a delegation of NTA StarTimes Naija Farmers Reality TV show led by its Chief Executive Officers, Dr Chigbo Okoli. Dangote, represented by Executive Director, […]

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Kenya More Corrupt Than Nigeria – Dangote

by Breaking Timeson April 8, 2018
Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has faulted Kenya’s leadership for their greed and persistent failure to place matters of national interest first when it comes to development. Speaking to a renowned Kenyan journalist Jeff Koinange, he shelved his plans to build a mega cement factory in Kenya after being put off by top decision makers […]

Dangote Refinery, Set to be Africa’s Biggest, Takes Shape

by Breaking Timeson October 15, 2017
The completion of Dangote Refinery in 2019 will mark another milestone in the Nigerian oil and gas industry as it holds the prospect of stopping the importation of refined petroleum products by Nigeria. The Dangote Refinery will produce 650,000 barrels per day of refined petroleum products to meet all the country’s refined petroleum products needs. […]