• ‘I Was 18 When I Started Driving A Truck’ – Female Driver, Dangote Cement Company

    ‘I Was 18 When I Started Driving A Truck’ – Female Driver, Dangote Cement Company

    Hajiya Gambo Muhammad, a senior driver in Dangote Cement Transport Obajana, has a high popularity rate among her officers at the transport department within the company. She was 18 years when she started driving a truck.

    Tell us about your up-bringing

    I was born in Jajimaji, Karasuwa, Yobe State. I am 35 years old. I completed my primary school and then got married, though we later separated. I even inherited driving from my father who was a driver for a decade. Also, […]

  • Dangote sets to commission his Cement Factory in Tanzania by…

    Dangote sets to commission his Cement Factory in Tanzania by…

    Africa’s foremost cement manufacturer, Dangote Cement is set to commission its new 3.0 million metric tonnes per annum cement plant located in Mtwara District of Tanzania on October 10, 2015.

    The company will also hold the grounding breaking ceremony for 25 hectares of Jetty land at Mgao village in Mtwara District the same day.

    The commissioning of the new cement plant which is part of the company’s Africa expansion strategy will be the fourth in the series after Ethiopia, Zambia and Cameroun. […]

  • Dangote Cement Declares N74.7bn Profit For First Quarter Of 2015

    Dangote Cement Declares N74.7bn Profit For First Quarter Of 2015

    Nigeria’s largest cement producer, Dangote Cement, has announced a gross profit of N74.7 billion for the three months ended March 31, 2015. This represents an increase of 10.5 per cent over N67.63 billion recorded in the same period in 2014.

    According to the cement giant’s unaudited results for first quarter of 2015, revenues rose by 10.8 to N114.7bn compared to N103.57bn in the corresponding in 2014. The improvement in the first results was buoyed by with maiden contributions from non-Nigerian factories, […]