Dangote Industries Limited sustained efforts at providing basic infrastructure through various intervention projects have received the commendation of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI). President of the LCCI, Dr. Micheal Olawale-Cole in his remarks at Dangote Group’s Special day at the ongoing Lagos International Trade Fair said, the...
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) is currently training the 2022-2023 set of Enumerators for Nigeria Living Standards Survey (NLSS). Speaking at the training centre in Ibadan, the Statistician-General of the Federation, Prince Adeyemi Adeniran said, expectations and public anticipation for the survey were high therefore, urged the enumerators to...
Dangote Cement has launched a circular economy programme, called “DangCircular” to improve the country’s economy. The new initiative aims to promote recycling and reuse of scarce resources in society to reduce landfilling and create wealth as a contribution to environmental sustainability. DangCircular was rolled out during this year’s Dangote Sustainability Week,...
As part of efforts to provide electricity for the unserved and underserved Nigerians under the Nigeria Electrification projects (NEP), the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has signed 267 agreements worth about $395 million. The agency said, the NEP programme, which was funded by a $350 million World Bank loan and $200...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed readiness to collaborate with relevant stakeholders in its drive to keep illegal fund managers out of business in Nigeria. Deputy Director and Head External Relations Department of the SEC, Mr. Mohammed Bagudu Waziri stated this in Lagos on Thursday. Waziri stated that the...
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has inaugurated twelve new members of the Town Planners Registration Council of Nigeria (TOPREC). This was contained in a statement issued by the Director, Press and Public Relations Unit of the ministry, Ms. Blessing Lere-Adams on Monday, October 31, 2022. Ms. Adams...
Nigeria’s largest sugar refinery, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has announced a profit before tax (PBT) of N36.27 billion for the nine months ended September 30, 2022. According to the sugar refiner’s unaudited results posted on the Nigerian Exchange portal, PBT rose by N13.17 billion compared to N23.10 billion posted in...
The Chief Executive Officer, of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) of Ghana, Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, said the coming onstream of 650,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) Dangote Petroleum Refinery would transform the Ghanaian downstream sector through the reduction in the cost of importation of petroleum products into Ghana. Speaking at the 16th Oil Trading...
The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has said that the second Niger bridge was now completed and will soon be opened to the public for use. Fashola disclosed this on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at the National Press Center, Radio House Abuja, during the media briefing of...
Business magnate and President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has identified priority investments in infrastructure and core industries among other recommendations, as vital panaceas to boost Nigeria's economy. The Africa's wealthiest man spoke against the background of the declining fortune of the manufacturing sector. He urged the Federal Government to employ...