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Dangote blames Apapa-Wharf road gridlock on Customs and Navy

Dangote blames Apapa-Wharf road gridlock on Customs and Navy

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote lamented that check points mounted by Customs, Navy and other agencies were causing traffic gridlock, making life unbearable for motorists. Dangote said this on Wednesday as he appealed to the Buhari government to withdraw Nigeria Customs and the Nigerian Navy from the Ijora-Apapa Wharf road in Lagos to reduce traffic gridlock. “We are going to ...

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The Challenges In Post Contract Process

post contract

Post contract is the professional terminology used for all activities carried out when actual construction work starts. This article analyses the challenges in post contract process. The challenges in post contract process and in the building/construction industry as a whole are too numerous and complicated. Some of the challenges of post contract process includes; Quality of construction materials Source of ...

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A portion of the Apapa-Wharf road to be opened to reduce traffic

A portion of the Apapa-Wharf road opened to reduce traffic

The Section 1 of the four kilometer Apapa-Wharf Road in Lagos State currently under reconstruction would be opened to traffic before January end. The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Godwin Eke has said. Eke told the News Agency of Nigeria of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Wednesday that the measure was to reduce gridlock and hardship to road ...

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Dangote plans to invest in real estate, microfinance bank and others

Dangote plans to invest in real estate

The Group Staff Multipurpose Cooperative Society Limited has announced how Dangote plans to invest in real estate and microfinance bank and to make available credit facility for entrepreneurs who are its members. The President, DANCOOPS, Mr. Afolabi Kamoru, stated this at the group’s 10th Annual General Meeting in Lagos. Also, the Obajana unit of the group asked for financial autonomy ...

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Dangote reveals secret of his business success

Dangote reveals secret of his business success

Daily Post reports that Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote reveals secret of his business success. He disclosed his secret on business to include, self-sufficiency, a manufacturing strategy, among others. He made the disclosure at the Financial Times’ 4th annual Africa Summit at Claridges in London with the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on attendance. According to Dangote, “We are not going to ...

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Dangote and others jostle for Lagos road contracts

The Guardian reports that major shifts may soon be introduced into the Lagos government’s road projects with the bidding of AG-Dangote Construction Limited proposing the use of concrete in the 181 local councils road contracts.

The Guardian reports that major shifts may soon be introduced into the Lagos government’s road projects with the bidding of AG-Dangote Construction Limited proposing the use of concrete in the 181 local councils road contracts. The firm is among the 1,000 building and civil engineering contractors jostling for the contracts in Lagos. At least two roads are selected from the 20 ...

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Dangote and others get N1.1b Afreximbank’s financial support

Afreximbank to support Dangote and others

“The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed agreements to provide financing facilities totalling $1.11 billion to support African entities engaged in intra-African trade, including $1 billion to the African conglomerate Dangote Industries Limited.”- The GuardianThe signing ceremonies, held as part of the ongoing activities marking the 24th yearly general meeting of the Bank, are in support of the Bank’s strategy ...

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Suspected thugs destroy proposed Dangote-affiliated Onitsha depot

Suspected thugs destroy proposed Dangote-affiliated Onitsha depot

“Thugs suspected to be agents of an Anambra-born business mogul (names withheld), have been fingered in the wanton destruction of the property belonging to an Onitsha –based company, Bontus Oil and Gas Ltd. Bontus Oil and Gas is currently working out an arrangement with Dangote Group to be its main agent in Onitsha and its environs.”- Vanguard Officials of Dangote Group ...

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Dangote, Chinese firm partner in N31.5bn truck assembly plant

Dangote, Chinese firm partner in N31.5bn truck assembly plant

The President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, is going into partnership with a leading Chinese company, National Heavy Duty Truck Group Company Limited, SINOTRUCK to assemble trucks mainly used for haulage business. A statement made available to New Telegraph yesterday said the decision to go into the project was informed by the need to conserve foreign exchange in view of ...

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