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Aliko Dangote Plans to Acquire Stake in Shell Nigeria’s Gas Field

Aliko Dangote Plans to Acquire Stake in Shell Nigeria’s Gas Field

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Africa’s Richest Man Aliko Dangote is taking over the Nigerian business world, one step at a time.
According to African Intelligence, the Nigerian tycoon is planning to acquire a stake in a Nigerian gas field owned by Shell….
His

Bill Gates Back On Top as World’s Richest Man, Aliko Dangote is Still Africa’s No 1 – Forbes

Bill Gates Back On Top as World’s Richest Man, Aliko Dangote is Still Africa’s No 1 – Forbes

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

And the richest men in the world are…
Forbes Magazine… presents its annual listing of the world’s richest men. Over 1,645 billionaires with an aggregate networth of $6.4 trillion, up $5.4 trillion from last year, were found by the Forbes

Aliko Dangote speaks on Building a Multi Billion Naira Company & Corruption on BBC – Watch

Aliko Dangote speaks on Building a Multi Billion Naira Company & Corruption on BBC – Watch

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Aliko Dangote is arguably Africa’s most successful entrepreneur.
The CEO of Dangote Group speaks to Lerato Mbele on BBC‘s Africa Business Report….
Aliko explains how he turned a loan from his grandfather into a business which spanned cement,

Aliko Dangote Woos Ibeju-Lekki Chiefs with Cash & Cars for Lands for his Refinery & Petrochemical Project

Aliko Dangote Woos Ibeju-Lekki Chiefs with Cash & Cars for Lands for his Refinery & Petrochemical Project

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Nigerian business mogul Aliko Dangote… on Sunday 9th February 2014, enticed local chiefs with cash and car gifts to give their lands to a Lagos free Trade Zone Project.
Aliko was taken on a visit to the residents of Ibeju-Lekki

High Flyers, Corporate Elite & Moguls Mingle as Ifeyinwa Ighodalo’s “DO.II Designs” Opens Its Doors to Lagos! All the Exclusive Scoop & Photos

High Flyers, Corporate Elite & Moguls Mingle as Ifeyinwa Ighodalo’s “DO.II Designs” Opens Its Doors to Lagos! All the Exclusive Scoop & Photos

Friday, February 7th, 2014

From Left:  Mobola Johnson – Minister of Communication Technology, Obioma Liyel Imoke – First Lady of Cross River State, Ifeyinwa Ighodalo, CEO DO.II Designs, Dame Abimbola Fashola – First Lady of Lagos State, Sola Oworu – Lagos State Commissioner for…

Timi Dakolo gets a Standing Ovation from President GEJ, Aliko Dangote & Tony Elumelu in Switzerland

Timi Dakolo gets a Standing Ovation from President GEJ, Aliko Dangote & Tony Elumelu in Switzerland

Sunday, January 26th, 2014

Timi Dakolo‘s performance at the 2014 World Economic Forum… in Davos, Switzerland was so good that he got a standing ovation from dignitaries.
At the Nigerian soiree held on Thursday 23rd January 2014, the Nigerian R&B singer performed his

Aliko Dangote, Mo Abudu, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde & More among Lead Speakers at GenVoices “100,000 Voices Telethon” Today

Aliko Dangote, Mo Abudu, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde & More among Lead Speakers at GenVoices “100,000 Voices Telethon” Today

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Following a landmark endorsement by the United Nations, Generational Voices (GenVoices) – the project-driven platform to harness the offline and online energy of young Nigerians for practical efforts towards nation building, has unveiled other details for the historic 100,000 …

Aliko Dangote racks in $9.2 Billion in 2013, Bill Gates Tops the List – Bloomberg Billionaires Index

Aliko Dangote racks in $9.2 Billion in 2013, Bill Gates Tops the List – Bloomberg Billionaires Index

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

2013 was the year of the billionaires.
Bloomberg Billionaires Index was released a few hours ago; and Bill Gates who was ranked No 2 by Forbes… in March 2013, has risen to the top. He made $ 78.5 billion.
Africa’s

Aliko Dangote Joins Twitter

Aliko Dangote Joins Twitter

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Africa’s richest man gets social media savvy.
If you are an aspiring Oga At the Top out there, and one of your new year resolutions is to keep up with all things Aliko Dangote…; it is time to get

Tech Entrepreneur Jason Njoku is Y!/YNaija.com’s Person of the Year 2013

Tech Entrepreneur Jason Njoku is Y!/YNaija.com’s Person of the Year 2013

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Y! Magazine and YNaija.com have announced Nigerian tech entrepreneur Jason Njoku… as the Person of the Year 2013.
The editors of the lifestyle publication and online hub made the announcement today Monday 30th December 2013.
The founder and Chief Executive

Mo Abudu, Aliko Dangote & Olusegun Agbaje listed among the Top 13 Nigerian CEOs in 2013 by Ventures Africa

Mo Abudu, Aliko Dangote & Olusegun Agbaje listed among the Top 13 Nigerian CEOs in 2013 by Ventures Africa

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

These chief executive officers changed the rules and made their companies forces to be reckoned with in 2013.
Ventures Africa… recently unveiled its list of the Top 13 CEOs of 2013.  They include Africa’s richest man and the known Oga

“Powerful, Rich, Record Breakers” – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Don Jazzy, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, P-Square, Aliko Dangote make New African Magazine’s 100 Most Influential Africans List

“Powerful, Rich, Record Breakers” – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Don Jazzy, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, P-Square, Aliko Dangote make New African Magazine’s 100 Most Influential Africans List

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

A round of applause for the 100 Most Influential Africans.
New Africa Magazine… recently unveiled its 2013 list of the most powerful people in Africa.
Nigeria leads the way as the country which has the highest number of influential figures,

Jason Njoku, Omobola Johnson, Mike Adenuga, Sim Shagaya & 5 Others Make the Y! & YNaija.com List for Person of the Year | Voting Starts Today!

Jason Njoku, Omobola Johnson, Mike Adenuga, Sim Shagaya & 5 Others Make the Y! & YNaija.com List for Person of the Year | Voting Starts Today!

Monday, November 11th, 2013

 
The editors of Y!TV, Magazine & Online today announced the shortlist for Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2013…, which winner will be announced in December this year.
The Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year is in its third

Aliko Dangote is Forbes’ 64th Most Powerful Man in the World

Aliko Dangote is Forbes’ 64th Most Powerful Man in the World

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Aliko Dangote is still an Oga at the Top!
Yesterday Wednesday 30th October 2013, Forbes released its list of the most powerful people in the world. Business mogul Aliko Dangote… makes the 64th position.
The publication lists Aliko’s net worth

Music Star Tiwa Savage covers TW Magazine’s October 2013 Issue, Opens Up about her & Tee Billz’ Love Story

Music Star Tiwa Savage covers TW Magazine’s October 2013 Issue, Opens Up about her & Tee Billz’ Love Story

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

It’s the lovely Ms. Tiwa Savage.
The music superstar is the cover star for TW Magazine…‘s October 2013 issue. On the cover, Tiwa is serving a serious look in a black outfit.
It’s has been a busy year

Aliko Dangote is Still the #OgaattheTop as Ventures Africa lists the Top 55 African Billionaires

Aliko Dangote is Still the #OgaattheTop as Ventures Africa lists the Top 55 African Billionaires

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Will the real billionaires please stand up! Ventures Africa… magazine has jumped into the rich list arena by publishing their inaugural ranking of the richest people in Africa today.
 According to Ventures Africa, there are 55 legitimate dollar-billionaires in sub-Saharan

Boosting the Nigerian Economy & Producing More than 60% of Cement Used in Nigeria! Watch the Interesting AlJazeera Feature on the Dangote Cement Factory

Boosting the Nigerian Economy & Producing More than 60% of Cement Used in Nigeria! Watch the Interesting AlJazeera Feature on the Dangote Cement Factory

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Recent Nigerian economic reforms have helped to boost the economy.  A few years ago, Nigeria was a high importer of cement. Today, Aliko Dangote…‘s factory at Obajana, Kogi state has filled that gap. A huge employer of labour, Dangote

Davido’s Sister Sharon Adeleke weds Yomi Ademefun in Miami, Florida | See her Wedding Dress & Stars at the Ceremony

Davido’s Sister Sharon Adeleke weds Yomi Ademefun in Miami, Florida | See her Wedding Dress & Stars at the Ceremony

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

It’s official, Sharon Adeleke is a Mrs.
The sister of music superstar Davido, wed her prince charming Yomi Ademefun… yesterday Sunday 1st September 2013 in a beautiful ceremony in Miami, Florida.
Sharon walked down the aisle in a beautiful

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Find out on #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Find out on #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Welcome to “#WorkFlow”, a weekly column where I give you all the juiciest ‘gist’ of what’s been going on in the industry, especially some reports we missed during the week. That is, the ‘news’ news and the ‘not-so-news’ …news. So,

Spotted! Aliko Dangote, P-Square, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chinedu “Aki” Ikedieze, Folorunsho Alakija & more Dine at President Jonathan’s Delegates Dinner in Cape Town, SA

Spotted! Aliko Dangote, P-Square, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chinedu “Aki” Ikedieze, Folorunsho Alakija & more Dine at President Jonathan’s Delegates Dinner in Cape Town, SA

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Amid the tense bilateral relations between Nigeria & South Africa, the Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan, according to Ventures Nigeria, flew out ‘to South Africa to discuss ways to boost trade relations between Africa’s two biggest economies’. …So, as part

“Nigerian Billionaires Should Run for Public Office!” Senator encourages the likes of Dangote & Otedola to Contest

“Nigerian Billionaires Should Run for Public Office!” Senator encourages the likes of Dangote & Otedola to Contest

Monday, April 15th, 2013

In an interview with a group of journalists in Ode Ekiti on Saturday 13th April 2013, Senator Gbenga Aluko encouraged Nigerian billionaires to follow the footsteps of their international counterparts by running for public office.
Femi Makinde of the Punch …

Must See Photos! Stylish Guests, Champagne, Horses & Entertainment at the 2013 Lagos Polo International Tournament

Must See Photos! Stylish Guests, Champagne, Horses & Entertainment at the 2013 Lagos Polo International Tournament

Monday, April 8th, 2013

In March, BellaNaija Events brought exclusively to you all the scoop and photos from the 2013 Lagos Polo International Tournament. …Now it is time to shift the focus from the Polo to the People!
From ladies in gorgeous printastic dresses,

Aliko Dangote Moves Up from 76th to 43rd Richest Man in the World while Mike Adenuga takes the 269th Spot | 2013 Forbes Billionaires List

Aliko Dangote Moves Up from 76th to 43rd Richest Man in the World while Mike Adenuga takes the 269th Spot | 2013 Forbes Billionaires List

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Nigerian billionaire business mogul, Aliko Dangote has moved up in the latest Forbes… world’s richest ranking from the 76th position which he maintained in 2012 to the 43rd position.
According to the list which was released on Monday by Forbes,

President Goodluck Jonathan hosts the Super Eagles at a Special Reception | Presents them with National Honours, Plots of Land & Money

President Goodluck Jonathan hosts the Super Eagles at a Special Reception | Presents them with National Honours, Plots of Land & Money

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

At a special reception held in honour of the Super Eagles in Abuja on Tuesday evening, President Goodluck Jonathan… splashed millions of naira, plots of land in Abuja and national awards on the players and officials of the team for

Mike Adenuga Rewards the Super Eagles with $1 Million & Stephen Keshi with $200,000 for Winning the AFCON 2013

Mike Adenuga Rewards the Super Eagles with $1 Million & Stephen Keshi with $200,000 for Winning the AFCON 2013

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Nigerian billionaire and business mogul, Mike Adenuga, the CEO of Globacom on Sunday night rewarded the Super Eagles of Nigeria with a $1million for winning the just concluded African Cup of Nations… in South Africa. He also rewarded the