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Nigeria

Aliko Dangote

Date of Birth: 10 April 1957
Place of Birth: Kano


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Elections face new risks

Corporate barons are more taciturn than their political counterparts but the absence of businessmen such as Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola at PDP fundraisers sends its own message...

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Firefighters against an inferno

This time the question is the effect these economic problems will have on a new breed of national capitalists such as Aliko Dangote and companies such as Oando and Seplat as well as on private equity investors from Europe Asia and the Americas – and on public political feeling...

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Banking on big infrastructure

In her case the gamble is on increased power generation: the completion of a gas pipeline from Mtwara to Dar es Salaam; the funding of a 240 megawatt gas-fired power station that will drive rural electrification and end Tanzania's debilitating power-cuts; and the completion of a cement plant in Mtwara by Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote (AC Vol 55 No 13 Sanusi's political throne)...


Sanusi's political throne

He also used his influence with Aliko Dangote another Kano notable and Africa's richest businessman to persuade him to fund a tomato processing and canning plant in Kaduna State...


Landmark deal

However we hear that the success of the negotiations was much helped by the personal involvement of Nigerian tycoon Aliko Dangote...


An early test

Large vested interests in the economy as well as persistent corruption are further concerns and are well illustrated by the difficulties faced by Nigerian industrialist Aliko Dangote in building a new cement factory (AC Vol 54 No 21 Shaky Sall seeks solace)...


The licensing run-around

The only confirmed investment is the Mtwara cement factory of Nigerian tycoon Alhaji Aliko Dangote...


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