Dangote Group receives two sustainability awards
In recognition of its 2017 Sustainability Report and significant progress in Sustainability Best Practices and Reporting in 2018, Dangote Industries Limited (DIL) received two awards at the 12th annual Sustainability Enterprise and Responsibility Awards (SERAS), in Lagos. Two DIL subsidiaries received the SERAS Sustainability Awards for 'Best Company in Hunger & Food Security,’ as well…
Delta traditional rulers decry road damages by heavy duty trucks
Traditional Rulers in Delta State have protested what they called continued destruction of state and rural roads in the state by heavy-duty trucks...
Dangote increases investments in agriculture
Against the background of Nigeria’s economic vulnerability, President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said the current efforts of the Federal Government at diversifying the economy to an agriculture-centred one remains the viable solution to creating a healthy economy. Dangote, who was spoke weekend in his office, during a meeting with some Asian businessmen, in…
FG flags-off reconstruction of Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota Expressway
The Federal Government, yesterday, started the journey towards finding permanent solution to Apapa traffic gridlock by flagging off reconstruction of the Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota Expressway.
Aliko Dangote: Giving for the love of humanity
Again, the President of Dangote Group of Companies, Aliko Dangote, has been recognized for his love for humanity- desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes.
Stakeholders set for U.S. housing confab
Stakeholders in the housing industry, drawn from Nigeria and US among several other high-profile global players in the housing sector are geared up for a five-day international conference scheduled this month at the Residence Inn by Marriot, Manhattan, New York. Among dignitaries to be honoured at the forthcoming ‘Real Estate Investment and Mortgage Finance in…
Group urges Dangote’s neutrality in election
A group, Omoluabi United, has advised the Chairman, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, not to get involved in the partisan politics of the governorship election.
Even the big boys need the local league
One of the high points of the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo Presidency was the debt forgiveness. After years of negotiation and complex diplomacy, Obasanjo and his economic...
Fashola, Dangote, others for New York housing confab
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, the President/CEO of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and the Managing Director of Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria...
Maritime workers urge priority for rehabilitation of seaport access roads
As the construction of the Apapa-Oshodi expressway begins, the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has called on the Federal Government to give priority to the Berger and Tin Can access roads to the ports.
Government, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Dangote set for food fortification
The Federal Government, Dangote Group, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have identified food fortification as one of the major strategies to decrease the number of over ten million children suffering from malnutrition in Nigeria.