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Aliko Dangote

Date of Birth: 10/04/1957
Place of Birth: Kano


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Return of the Jagaban

Now, there was a reckoning with businessmen such as Aliko Dangote, who started out from Kano, investing tens of millions in the new farms...

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All about votes and the naira

Industry sources now doubt that Buhari and his team will receive the pre-election boost of Aliko Dangote opening an oil refinery capable of producing 650,000 barrels per day in Lagos by the end of 2018...


A date with destiny

That could change with many power stations due to start drawing on locally produced gas and, next year, Nigeria's most successful businessman, Aliko Dangote, is due to open a 600,000 barrel-a-day oil refinery and fertiliser plant, which will sell its produce across the region (AC Vol 58 No 6, Mega-projects await reforms)...

Among the non-politicians, Aliko Dangote has ruled himself out...

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Mega-projects await reforms

Reaching policy consensus will be critical for three big-ticket energy projects to take off: a 500,000 barrel a day oil refinery near Lagos is being built by cement magnate Aliko Dangote at a cost of over US$15 billion; two more export trains, costing $25 bn...


Political schisms hit recovery and reform

So dysfunctional are the distribution companies that the cement billionaire Aliko Dangote has called for them to be renationalised and then for their assets to be auctioned to seriously wealthy companies and individuals, such as himself (AC Vol 57 No 13, A new deal in the East)...

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Rising hopes, falling revenues

Regardless of whether Buhari presides over the privatisation of the four rickety state refineries, three of which he had built when he was Oil Minister in the 1970s, he is said to back investors such as Aliko Dangote and his refinery project near Lekki, just outside Lagos (AC Vol 54 No 18, Cracks widen in the PDP)...

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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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