Alhaji Aliko Dangote’s great strength is the capacity to recognise opportunities and the courage to navigate in stormy waters. Dangote, who turned 60 on Monday April 10, is on top of his game. He is Africa’s richest man, the continent most important industrialist, Nigeria’s most prolific exporter, Kano’s most famous indigene and Lagos City greatest […]
The Dangote Cement Plc has announced the commencement of the construction of a new three million metric tonnes per annum capacity cement grinding plant in Cote d’Ivoire. The new project is coming just as the company announced the groundbreaking of a new six million metric tonnes per annum Greenfield cement plant in Okpella, Edo State […]
The president of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr Bill Gates, and the president of Dangote Foundation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with six northern governors to ensure rapid reduction in cases of child and maternal mortality in their states.
Last week, Dangote Cement flagged off a N300million promo targeted at its customers all over the country in what industry watchers described as a way of giving back to the Nigerian people, writes Festus Akanbi The history of cement business in Nigeria will not be complete without highlighting the contributions of key players, like Dangote […]
In a bid to compensate and enrich its teeming customers across the country, Dangote Cement from today, commenced its biggest promo that will benefit 3, 783 customers. The promo, which will be activated across the country will run for three months, with total benefits of N300 million to be shared among 3,783 customers. Two prizes […]
Aliko Dangote Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, typifies the new “African lions” whose business empires are winning a competitive edge over foreign multinationals because of their better grasp of local markets. “In emerging markets, there is no substitute for on-the-ground experience,” said a report released on Tuesday by United States US-based Boston consulting group […]