Dangote hails President Buhari over inauguration of Economic Advisory Council
Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the inauguration of the 8-man Economic Advisory Council.
Halima Dangote on changing the narrative on women in Nigeria
On the sidelines of the 59th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, to discuss some issues impacting young girls and women in Nigeria, Halima Dangote, Executive Director of Aliko Dangote Foundation joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
Halima Dangote: Aliko pushes me to rise above social limitations
Executive Director of the Aliko Dangote Foundation, Halima Dangote says the Dangote group has a mandate to have 50 percent of women across its boards. She joined CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to discuss the need for gender parity in Africa’s work place on the side-lines of the Women Corporate Directors' Forum in Lagos.
Aliko Dangote: We need a bill to promote better representation of women
On the side-lines of the Women Corporate Directors forum, Aliko Dangote, President of the Dangote Group noted that women are not well represented in the scheme of affairs. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole.
Lagos: world's largest oil refinery project backed by World Bank
West Africa correspondent Fanny Facsar talks to DW about the world's largest refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria. Behind it is Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote. But the World Bank is also supporting it - despite pledging to heavily reduce investment in fossil fuel projects.
Nigeria - World Bank helps finance vast oil refinery
Aliko Dangote, Africa's richest man wants to make Nigeria independent of oil imports. But the oil refinery he wants to finish in 2020 raises questions about sustainability. The World Bank's IFC gave Dangote a loan, though the UN organization promised to end financial support for oil and gas beyond 2019.
Nigeria's Dangote expects new oil refinery to account for half of group assets
Africa's richest man, man Aliko Dangote will consider listing his oil refinery to account for half of his conglomerate's assets on the London Stock Exchange, after it comes onstream next year, as his focus shift to oil and gas from in late 2019, a senior executive Dangote Group told Reuters.