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Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Group, says the conglomerate’s revenue base will hit $30 billion by 2020 — a feat he would have considered impossible 10 years ago.

Aliko Dangote maintains position as Africa’s richest man

Aliko Dangote, the President of Dangote Group, who was ranked Africa’s richest man in the 2019 Forbes Africa’s billionaires list, has remained consistently ahead of the pack for the eighth consecutive year, with a current net worth of $10.3 billion.

Aliko Dangote donates N1 billion hostel to Ahmadu Bello University

The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) is set to inaugurate a N1 billion hostel it built for the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, Kaduna State.
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Aliko Dangote named 6th most charitable person worldwide

The philanthropist attitude of Aliko Dangote, President of Dangote Group, was recognized and highlighted by Richtopia, a digital periodical that covers business, economics and financial news, based in the United Kingdom, on Wednesday as the richest man in Africa was named as the sixth most charitable man in the world.
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Bauchi government intensifies surveillance to fight recently discovered type 2 polio virus

As part of efforts to prevent the outbreak of diseases in the state, the Bauchi State government has intensified surveillance in order to fight type 2 poliovirus recently discovered in the state.
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Aliko Dangote Foundation urges private sector investment in clean water provision

The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) says governments at all levels and private sector players should invest more resources in ensuring access to clean water.

Dangote, Gates Foundations to fight malnutrition in Nigeria

Aliko Dangote and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundations have expressed commitments to reduce malnutrition in Nigeria through improved quality fortification of foods.
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Dangote donates N.3 billion business school to University of Ibadan

Leading businessman and Chairman of Aliko Dangote Foundation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has challenged the government to muster the will to provide critical infrastructure that will make the nation’s environment conducive to commerce and industry.

Aliko Dangote inaugurates 200 houses, school for widows in Borno

The Aliko Dangote Foundation on Monday inaugurated 200 housing units and a school it constructed for widows among Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Borno.

Poverty reduction: Aliko Dangote tasks private sector on women empowerment

President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has urged private sector operators and Government at all levels to adequately empower women as a means of poverty reduction.

Security: Federal government lauds Aliko Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation yesterday in Abuja, donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

Security: Federal government lauds Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to Police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation on Wednesday in Abuja donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

Aliko Dangote: I want to be the biggest philanthropist in Africa

Africa’s richest man and chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, says he aspires to be the biggest philanthropist on the continent.

Aliko Dangote disburses N130 million to 13,000 women in Nasarawa

The Aliko Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday, commenced the disbursement of N130million to 13,000 women in Nasarawa state under its micro-grant scheme.

Aliko Dangote: I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist

Billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, says besides being Africa’s richest man, he also wants to be known as the biggest philanthropist on the continent.

Aliko Dangote visits General Babangida in Minna

Business mogul and president of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, on Thursday visited former military President Ibrahim Babangida at his uphill residence in Minna, Niger state capital.

Forbe names Aliko Dangote 66th world’s most powerful person

Forbes magazine has ranked Nigerian business mogul, Aliko Dangote, among 75 most powerful persons in the world.

Aliko Dangote donates secondary school in Lagos

The Dangote Foundation says it has donated a well-equipped secondary school in Lagos valued at N120 million as part of its interventionist’s programme to boost education.

Aliko Dangote donates N1.2 billion structure to business school in Bayero University

In his avowed commitment to encouraging entrepreneurship in the country as a way out of the economic doldrums, Nigeria’s business magnate, Aliko Dangote, is donating another N1.2 billion structure for running of the business school in Bayero University, Kano (BUK).

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