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Nigeria

Aliko Dangote

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


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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...


No visible means of support

Among Jonathan’s most important allies is Kano’s cement oligarch and favourite of the Western conference circuit, Aliko Dangote...


The President tightens up

When Jonathan opened the Dangote Cement factory at Ibeshe in Ogun State last month, he told Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, Wale Tinubu and other industry captains that he was ready to go anywhere in the country to open factories, because Nigerians needed jobs...


Cementing ambitions

Aliko Dangote completed his $1-billion joint venture with China’s Sinoma in mid-February, and the Nigerian plant is expected to produce some 6 mn...


Inflammatory subsidy

Organised private sector figures such as Aliko Dangote, said to be Africa’s richest man, said the subsidy should be removed since he doesn’t see its importance and doesn’t enjoy it...


All the President’s businessmen

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, said to be the richest man in Africa, is an Obasanjo protégé who gives more to the governing PDP than anyone else...


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