In Focus | Nigeria
Nigerian cement heavyweight Aliko Dangote expands his empire

Reputedly Africa's richest man, Nigerian industrialist Aliko Dangote continues to extend the reach of his "grey gold" realm. Despite controversy and legal action, notably in Kogi State, Dangote generally gets his way, thanks to his wealth and political connections. He is planning to open a fourth cement plant in Nigeria. [...]
Published on 27.02.2023 at 05:00 GMT Reading time 6 minutes
Nigerian industrialist Aliko Dangote.
Nigerian industrialist Aliko Dangote. © Studio Pachamama
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