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Aliko Dangote Is More Influential Than President Buhari – Senator Ben Murray Bruce

The commonsense Senator, Senator Ben Murray Bruce, on Thursday, October 4, 2018 said Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote is far more influential and powerful than President Buhari. Ben Bruce in a tweet said power does not only comes from political, adding that Nigeria politicians need a paradigm shift. According to him; “Why do politicians think power…

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Dangote Is The Only Black Person On The List Of Forbes’ World’s Most Powerful People

Chairman of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has been named as the only black person on Forbes’ ‘The World’s Most Powerful People’ list. The billionaire moved up 2 spaces from 68 in 2017 to 66, with the only other black person in the list the previous year Barack Obama absent this year. The list is headed this year by…

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President Buhari Attends Fatima Dangote & Jamil Abubakar’s Wedding

Last weekend, Fatima, daughter of Aliko Dangote tied the knot with her beau, Jamil Abubakar son of former Inspector General of Police Mohammed Abubakar. The president of the country, Muhammadu Buhari was also present at the occasion and the presidency has now released photos of the first citizen at the event. See photos below:   Photo Credit: @buharisallau Leave your views in comments box below.…

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Dangote, Adenuga, Alakij, More! See Forbes’ 23 African Billionaires List

The number of billionaires from the shores of Africa has risen to 23 in January 2018, and atop that list sits industrialist Aliko Dangote. 3 Nigerians feature in Forbes’ 23 African Billionaires list, Dangote retaining the throne for the 7th year in a row with $12.2 billion. The two other Nigerians are Glo owner Mike Adenuga with $5.3 billion, and oil…

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Davos 2018! Yemi Osinbajo, Dangote Attends World Economic Forum, Donald Trump To Address Summit

Davos is a small Alpine town in Switzerland which has held the World Economic Forum (WEF)  since 1971. The event was first held in 1971 and was originally named the European Management Forum before being renamed in 1987. This year, the World Economic Forum began on January 23 and will come to an end today,…

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Nigeria Cancels Dangote’s Concession Deal Over Unpaid Debt Running In Millions

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has disclosed in a letter addressed to President Buhari the termination of the concession contracts for the management of Fiber Optic Network of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). The contract was between Alheri Engineering Company Limited which is largely owned by Aliko Dangote and Phase3 Telecom…

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Tony Elumelu, Aliko Dangote, Rita Dominic, Turn Up 70’s Style At The Heirs Holdings Party

Mr Tony and Dr (Mrs) Elumelu   Tony Elumelu, Chairman, United Bank of Africa (UBA) and Heirs Holdings thrilled guests at a Christmas party on Saturday December 16th, 2017. The grand event themed; ‘70’s Disco Party’ saw the business mogul dressed like Michael Jackson. The 54years old business tycoon danced to some popular tracks of Michael Jackson such as; ‘Billie Jean’ and ‘Black…

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Dangote Named One Of Bloomberg’s 50 Most Influential People

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest person, has been honored for his contribution to increasing local food production and reducing   food imports in Nigeria. Dangote was among the 50 most influential people honored by Bloomberg for their contribution to humanity at Bloomberg’s Annual Gala Dinner in New York. According to Bloomberg, he has been honoured for…

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