• I see Dangote becoming Nigeria’s president, cleric predicts

    I see Dangote becoming Nigeria’s president, cleric predicts

    A cleric, Archbishop George Amu has said that businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Africa’s foremost business mogul will shock the world like Donald Trump, the new elected American president. According to Amu, Dangote is destined by God as Nigeria’s future president.

    According to the cleric, just as the election of Donald Trump as president of the US shocked the entire world, so also the emergence of Alhaji Dangote will be a miracle of the century. He said the two business moguls were […]

  • Dangote Pledges To Help Nigeria Out Of Economic Recession

    Dangote Pledges To Help Nigeria Out Of Economic Recession

    Dangote Group has pledged to support the Federal Government and Kano State in exploring key sectors of the economy to cushion the effect of the recession among Nigerians.

    The Group said in a statement on Monday in Abuja that it would explore opportunities opening up in agriculture, mining and infrastructure through partnership with the levels of government.

    An Executive Director of the Group, Hajiya Halima Dangote, made the pledge at the Dangote Special Day ceremony at the Kano International Trade Fair in […]

  • Coventry University Awards Dangote another Doctorate Degree in UK

    Coventry University Awards Dangote another Doctorate Degree in UK

    President of Dangote Group and Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, was at the weekend awarded with Honorary Doctor of Business Administration by the Coventry University of United Kingdom.

    The award was in recognition of his significant longstanding contribution to global business, social enterprise and entrepreneurship in Africa and across the world.

    Dangote who thanked the School Authority for the award promised to continue his stride in entrepreneurial development, especially among the Youth in Africa.

    The management of Coventry University has agreed with Dangote […]

  • Recession: Dangote turns to coal to power cement in Nigeria

    Recession: Dangote turns to coal to power cement in Nigeria

    Coal, rather than gas is now used to power Dangote cement plants in Nigeria, according to the company’s chairman Aliko Dangote, who said coal also reduces costs.

    Dangote said his plants  turned to locally-mined coal because of gas shortages due to militant attacks on gas pipelines in Niger Delta.

    “All our cement plants have been converted to coal,” Aliko Dangote, the company’s billionaire majority owner and chairman, told a business conference on Thursday, adding they would use 12,000 metric tonnes of coal […]

  • Oil and gas should not be neglected – Dangote

    Oil and gas should not be neglected – Dangote

    Africa’s richest man and Chairman of the Dangote group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has emphasized that diversifying the Nigerian economy does not mean we should neglect our oil and gas sector.

    Dangote, who was the Guest Speaker at the 44th Annual General Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), in Abuja, said the oil and gas sector needs to be deepened and expanded to enable us to unlock the full benefits in the hydrocarbon value chain.

    He said diversification was basically aimed […]

  • Did Aliko Dangote Really Die In German Hospital? See Details Of Africa’s Richest Man’s Viral Death Reports

    Did Aliko Dangote Really Die In German Hospital? See Details Of Africa’s Richest Man’s Viral Death Reports

    Nigerians woke up to reports on social media on Sunday, September 25, 2016, that the Chairman of Dangote Group and Africa’s richest man was dead.

    An international online publication, DW-TV3.com, on Sunday afternoon, exclusively reported that multi-billionaire buisness mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote passed away at a German hospital after a brief illness.

    As the news went viral online and on social media, the Nigerian internet was buzzing non-stop, and as we all expected, the businessman took to his verified Twitter page and […]

  • Aliko Dangote Refutes Death Rumor, Says “I Am Hale, Hearty And Alive”

    Aliko Dangote Refutes Death Rumor, Says “I Am Hale, Hearty And Alive”

    News went around this afternoon that business mogul, Ailko Dangote is dead.

    According to the false reports that he died in a German hospital. His Group of companies (Dangote Group) through their twitter handle has however debunked the rumours. The business mogul himself also debunked it through his personal account (see above).

    Veteran journalist, Dele Momodu who is at the moment with him in South Africa also posted a video of them together, while the CEO laughed heartily at the rumours

    But why […]

  • Africa’s richest man vows to buy Arsenal

    Africa’s richest man vows to buy Arsenal

    Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has vowed to buy Arsenal within the next three to four years.

    The 59-year-old Nigerian is worth £9.8 billion and is ranked the 67th richest person in the world by Forbes.

    Dangote made his fortune in cement, sugar and flour but according to Bloomberg he lost £4.1bn this year due to the depreciation of Nigeria’s currency and a drop in commodities prices.

    In an interview with Bloomberg, Dangote insisted that there’s ‘there’s no doubt’ that he would purchase […]

  • See Inside Dangote’s Multi-Million Dollar Abuja Mansion( Photos)

    See Inside Dangote’s Multi-Million Dollar Abuja Mansion( Photos)

    Photos of the interiors of the home of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has hit the internet.

    The multi million dollar mansion situated in Abuja is worth $30Million (N5b) and it spells out luxury.  According to Africa Cradle, Dangote has called the mansion home for good twelve years, and he just completed a new piece of real estate in the United Kingdom.

    Talking about his living room, he said:-

    ”Television is an invention that permits you to be entertained in your living room […]

  • Oil discovery in Lagos excites Dangote

    Oil discovery in Lagos excites Dangote

    The recent discovery of oil in Lagos in commercial quantity has been described as a good omen for the development of the oil and gas industry which Dangote refinery will benefit from.

    Speaking in his office in Lagos during a visit by the leaders of the League of African Development Student (LEADS), Mr. Devakumar Edwin, Group Executive Director of the Dangote Industries Limited said it was a good development that Lagos is now a proud oil producing state adding that it […]

  • Dangote Reveals two Things Buhari Must Do To Stop Economic Recession

    Dangote Reveals two Things Buhari Must Do To Stop Economic Recession

    Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has revealed the two things President Muhammadu Buhari must do to reverse the current economic recession.

    Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) quoted Dangote as advising Buhari in a CNBC interview to embark on a wave of asset selling to boost the recession-hit economy.

    He also says the government needs to show more political willpower to be in a better position to tackle economic recession.

    Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has unveiled what President Buhari must do to end […]