Africa has a bright future ahead of it. Productivity and growth will improve as African economies continue to place more emphasis on services and manufacturing, pursue commodity production, and achieve quick gains in agriculture and light industry.
In a bid to meet Nigeria’s gas requirements, Dangote industries Limited (DIL) has completed the acquisition of Twister B.V, a company based in the Netherlands.
ONE Campaign, the world famous humanitarian Non-Governmental Organization, NGO, has announced the appointment of the President/Chief Executive, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote as a member of its executive board.
Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, has announced that he will invest more than $170 million in the production of rice and sugarcane in Nasarawa state, north-central Nigeria.
In recognition of his efforts at job creation in Nigeria, organised labour on the platform of the Senior Staff Union, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has honoured the President and Chief Executive of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote with an award in Abuja.
A wide range of energy sources exist on the continent. Yet, more than 600 million Africans lack access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services. Hundreds of millions are also denied access to basic nutrition, quality education, medical services and sanitation due to lack of adequate energy supply.
Africa’s richest man and President of the Dangote group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has emerged the 41st of 50 most influential personalities in the world according to Bloomberg, an acclaimed US-based news media which focuses more on business and financial news reporting.
For his unparalleled contributions to the development of the human society in Africa and the world over, Africa’s richest man and President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has been honoured with this year’s the Clinton Global Citizen Award for leadership in private sector.
His Royal Highness the Duke of York KG, Olusegun Obasanjo and Aliko Dangote agree to form partnership to support Entrepreneurship in Africa
The African Entrepreneurship Programme (AEP) will be a new initiative between Pitch@Palace and The Global African Investment Summit (TGAIS) designed to develop the African private sector and stimulate innovation and technology throughout the continent.
Aliko Dangote, president, Dangote Group, has disclosed that the Dangote Cement annual production across Africa now stood in the region of 30 million metric tons (mmt), a feat that is earning Nigeria respect among the comity of nations.