Dangote Foundation Commits N36bn To Malnutrition Intervention Plan — CEO

Dangote Foundation Commits N36bn To Malnutrition Intervention Plan — CEO

Dangote Foundation on Wednesday said it would commit N36 billion to implement its malnutrition intervention plan in Nigeria from January 2018.The Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, Zouera Youssoufou, who made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna, said 13 states would benefit from the intervention plan in the next five years. Youssoufou said the states are Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba, Yobe, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Jigawa, Sokoto and Zamfara….

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A Population Of 200M Cannot Continue To Import Basic Needs Everyday – Dangote

A Population Of 200M Cannot Continue To Import Basic Needs Everyday – Dangote

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote stated Monday at the ongoing Financial Times’ 4th annual Africa Summit at Claridges in London, that Nigeria could not afford to continue importation of basic needs on a sustainable basis given its large population and the cost of importation. Dangote noted that although” Freight rates are now cheap”, “they will go up soon”, adding, “A population of over 200M cannot continue to import basic needs on a daily basis”. He…

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WE WILL SUE DANGOTE, HE WILL NOT USE OUR OIL IN HIS LAGOS BASED REFINERY – NIGER DELTA YOUTH

WE WILL SUE DANGOTE, HE WILL NOT USE OUR OIL IN HIS LAGOS BASED REFINERY – NIGER DELTA YOUTH

Young people in the Niger Delta have debilitated to make legitimate move against Africa’s wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote, over the area of his proposed refinery in Lagos rather than the Niger Delta region These youth under the aegis of Niger Delta Youths Leaders Administrative Council (NDYLAC), said the area of the refinery outside the Niger Delta district contradicts the Nigerian Content Act. In a statement issued yesterday in Port Harcourt and jointly signed by Magnus…

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Dangote To Establish A World Class University In Abuja

Dangote To Establish A World Class University In Abuja

President and founder of Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote, has earmarked aside N200 billion to establish a world-class university in Abuja. A former Executive Secretary of the NUC, Julius Okojie, is the chairman of the technical team for the establishment of the university. Okojie, who led his team to the NUC Executive Secretary, Abubakar Rasheed, said the proposed university is meant to be technology-driven and asked for the cooperation and support of the NUC towards the…

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WHY I CONSIDER MYSELF RICHER THAN DANGOTE – SEN. MARAFA

Senator representing Zamfara Central at the National Assembly, Kabiru Garba Marafa has declared that he is richer than Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote. Senator Marafa made the revelation in an interview with DailyTrust, insisting that he is extremely rich because to him, richness is in the mind. The All Progressives Congress lawmaker said, “As far as I’m concerned, I’m richer than Aliko Dangote because the little I have is enough for me. I have…

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THE DANCING SENATOR IS BETTER THAN THE ONES WANTING TO SLEEP WITH PEOPLES WIFE- ALIBABA

THE DANCING SENATOR IS BETTER THAN THE ONES WANTING TO SLEEP WITH PEOPLES WIFE- ALIBABA

Veteran Nollywood comic actor, Alibaba, has reacted to a viral video of Senator-elect, Ademola Adeleke dancing in celebration of his victory. Nigerians have shared mixed reactions to the video. While some find nothing wrong with it, others are of the opinion that a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria shouldn’t be seen dancing in such manner. The frontline comedian, who reacted via his Instagram page, said that he preferred a dancing Senator to the…

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QUIT NOTICES: DANGOTE REACTS

QUIT NOTICES: DANGOTE REACTS

The Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote speaks on the quit notice issued to Igbos by a coalition of northern youths. The Arewa groups had asked South-easterners living in the north to vacate before October 1. Giving his position on the issue which has drawn condemnation from many groups and individuals, the billionaire said joblessness was the reason for the ultimatum. Dangote said this when a team of business executives from Lagos Business School…

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PRESIDENT BUHARI WISHES DANGOTE HAPPY 6Oth BIRTHDAY ANNIVERSARY

PRESIDENT BUHARI WISHES DANGOTE HAPPY 6Oth BIRTHDAY ANNIVERSARY

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday congratulated businessman and philanthropist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, on his 60th birthday. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President joined the business world, Dangote’s friends and family in congratulating “the Forbes’ rated richest African and black man for his patriotism and kind heartedness in always making sacrifices to safeguard the health of the nation, most remarkably the polio and Ebola interventions.”…

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Re Theft Of Paris Club Refund: Saraki Claimed He Borrowed N5billion To Fund Buhari’s Election

Re Theft Of Paris Club Refund: Saraki Claimed He Borrowed N5billion To Fund Buhari’s Election

EFCC  STATEMENT The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been drawn to a story entitled, ‘Theft of Paris Club Refund: Saraki Claimed He Borrowed N5b from Dangote to Fund Buhari’s Election’ which appeared in the online news portal Sahara Reporters on Friday March 3, 2017. The report quoting an unnamed EFCC agent claims that Senate President Bukola Saraki and some state governors embezzled billions of Naira from the London/ Paris Club…

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