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Dangote group loses N2bn monthly to Apapa-road gridlock

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The Management of Dangote Group yesterday said that the Sugar and Salt section of the company was losing about N2 billion monthly to traffic gridlock on the Wharf road-Coconut expressway. Both the Wharf Road and the Coconut expressway are the two main access roads to Nigeria’s main sea ports. Though, the Wharf road is currently being rehabilitated, but the traffic ...

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Apapa-Wharf road is almost 20% completed – Officials

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The Director, Federal Highways, South West, Mr Emmanuel Adeoye on Wednesday said that the ongoing Apapa-Wharf road project under reconstruction had achieved about 20 percent completion. Adeoye, during an inspection of projects in Lagos, expressed satisfaction with the quality of construction on the project. He said the construction met the standard which was stipulated by the Federal Ministry of Works. ...

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Dangote set to commence Sugar plant construction in 6 states

Dangote set to commence Sugar plant construction in 6 states

Nigeria’s Dangote Group has signed a deal to commence the building of integrated sugar plants in six states in Nigeria. The Chairman of the group, who is also Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, made the announcement at a forum in Lagos to honour major distributors of Dangote Foods in Lagos on Thursday. He said that the plants, expected to ...

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Estate surveyors emphasizes on improving infrastructure

Estate surveyors

To improve the nation’s economy, estate surveyors have stressed the need to ensure that viable stock of infrastructure is constantly functional and sustainable. According to them, this could only be sustained through appreciation and enthronement of facility management profession in the national lives. They called for the establishing of a positive correlation between the infrastructure and economic development. According to ...

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Dangote Foundation donates N100million Mosque in Abuja

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Dangote Foundation has donated a mosque worth N100 million to the Federation of Muslim Women’s Association in Nigeria (FOMWAN) in Abuja. Mr Anthony Chiejina, Chief Corporate Communication Officer, Dangote Group, made this known on Wednesday in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. He said that the foundation took over the building of the ...

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Dangote Sugar Company : 2000 farmers compensated for ceding lands

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PM News reports that no fewer than 2000 farmers in Awe Local Government Area of of Nasarawa State have received full compensation for ceding their lands for the construction of the Dangote Sugar Company in Tunga community. Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim-Shuaibu, the Emir of Tunga, confirmed the payment of the compensation while speaking with newsmen in Lafia on Wednesday. The News ...

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Dangote Group denies 10-year tax waiver agreement

Dangote Group denies 10-year tax waiver agreement

“The Dangote Group has said that it will not benefit from a 10-year tax waiver reportedly granted it by the Nigerian government.”- Premium Times Speaking in Lagos on Monday, the Group Executive Director, Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, said the company has never benefited from any tax waiver or credits except when it is ...

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Federal Government grants Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive

Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive

According to Premium Times, the Nigerian government has granted Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive for the construction and rehabilitation of roads, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said. Mr. Fashola made this known while speaking at the Businessday Road Construction Summit, held in Victoria Island, Lagos, on Friday. Mr. Fashola, who disclosed that construction of the Apapa to Oworonshoki ...

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Apapa wharf road reconstruction begins July 7

Apapa Wharf Road Reconstruction Begins July 7

PM News reports that stakeholders on Thursday reached an agreement to take necessary measures in Apapa to ensure commencement of reconstruction of Wharf Road leading to the nation’s major port on July 7. The stakeholders agreed on several issues at a meeting held at the office complex of the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing headquarters in Lagos. Those ...

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Lekki Free Zone: Lagos urges investors to invest

Lagos urges investors to invest in the Lekki Free Zone

According to The Guardian, the Lagos State Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye, has urged investors in Nigeria, and all over the world to invest in the Lekki Free Zone, adding that government has also provided incentives that will encourage the ease of doing business. Addressing attendants of an investment meeting with city and bilateral Chambers of ...

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