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Dangote Cement targets 2019 for listing on London Stock Exchange

Africa’s biggest cement producer, Dangote Cement, plans to be listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2019.
Aliko Dangote at the London conference, with Lionel Barber, editor of Financial Times- Discloses listing Dangote Cement on the London Stock Exchange in 2019.

Dangote Cement set to list on London Stock Exchange

Africa’s biggest cement producer, Dangote Cement, may be listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2019.

The secret of my business success – Aliko Dangote

Africa’s richest man and most successful industrialist, Aliko Dangote, on Moday revealed the secret of his business success: self-sufficiency and backward integration, a manufacturing strategy that extracts value from entire processes.

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The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday said though the All Progressives Congress (APC) government led by President Muhammadu Buhari promised to turn the fortunes of the country around and bring about change in different sectors, it never attached four-year time frame to totally transform the country.

INEC removes names of 1,931 dead persons from Kaduna voters’ register

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has detected and removed the names of 1,931 dead persons from the voters’ register in Kaduna State, ahead of the 2019 elections.

Shehu Sani: I represented Kaduna Central to the best of my ability

The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the red chamber, Senator Shehu Sani has said he has represented the Kaduna central to the best of his ability.
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Micheal Obafemi snubs Super Eagles, debut for Ireland

Southampton striker Michael Obafemi has made his international debut for Ireland, snubbing both Nigeria and England.
Footage showing a recent Boko Haram attack in north-east Nigeria. | AFP | Getty Images

Boko Haram kills 53 in fresh attacks

Boko Haram jihadists have killed 53 soldiers and farmers in three days of attacks in northeastern Nigeria, security sources said Tuesday, in a new show of force ahead of February elections in the West African country.