Osun Seals Dangote Quarry Over N1.5bn Tax Default

The Osun Board of Internal Revenue Service, (OIRS), Thursday sealed a Dangote Quarry located at Ajebandele, Ayedaade Local Government Area of the State. The tax enforcement team which was led by the Special Adviser to Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Tax and Revenue Matters, Barr. Gbenga Akano and the officials of Osun Internal Revenue Service arrived at the quarry […]

Osibajo, Obasanjo, Mbeki, Dangote

Africa’s prosperity: Osibajo, Obasanjo, Mbeki, Dangote, tasks AfroChampions on job creation

For Africa to attain its desired goal in real growth and development, prominent African leaders and top entrepreneurs across the continent have decided to work together towards integrating their economies to enable free trade among its members. Specifically,Vice-President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osibajo,  Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki, and president of the […]


Invest in road infrastructure, get tax relief – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has called on well-meaning individuals and corporate organisations to invest in road infrastructure. Fashola told newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja that the idea was to attract the private sector to road maintenance and in turn the Federal Government would give them tax relief. According to […]

Dangote debunks proposed 10-Year Tax Holiday story

The Management of Dangote Group on Monday debunked a story alleging that the company will benefit 10-year tax holiday after constructing 35 km Apapa to Oworonshoki highway end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Speaking at the Ikoyi head office, on Monday, Group Executive Director, Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, Dangote Industries Limited, Mr. Devakumar Edwin, […]

Michael Bloomberg inaugurates Global Business Forum as Dangote, others applaud

On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, Bloomberg Philanthropies hosted by former mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg, inaugurated its first Global Business Forum with an astounding line up of global innovators, including Africa’s richest man, Nigerian industrialist Aliko Dangote. Following talks by former US president Bill Clinton, French president Emmanuel Macron, Apple […]

Dangote at UN General Assembly in New York: Says “Africa will become the food basket of the world”

…”Five of the twelve million jobs needed in Africa soon must be created in Nigeria Business mogul, Aliko Dangote told investors “Agriculture, agriculture, agriculture. Africa will become the food basket of the world.” In a packed room at the headquarters of global law firm Shearman and Sterling LLC  high level business leaders and international diplomats […]

Dangote, Niger, sign $450M MoU on Sugar production

Olabode Adaramola The Dangote Group has signed a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Niger State Government for the establishment of a state-of–art and fully integrated sugar complex that will generate over 15,000 jobs in the State. The $450Million(N166billion) pact was signed on  Wednesday  in Minna Niger State Capital, with President/ Chief Executive Officer(CEO) […]