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MTN’s Nigeria listing: View from the stock exchange floor in Lagos

"Half bread is better than none," says MTN Nigeria chairman

A billion youths in Africa will be unemployable

Without investment in education the knowledge and entrepreneurial revolution won’t happen

A billion dollar boost for Africa’s richest man

"When it comes to power to keep his massive cement factories running, the billionaire businessman says he prefers to generate it himself"

Panama Papers reveal shell companies linked to Africa’s richest man

The Panama Papers have blown open evidence that Nigerian tycoon Aliko Dangote is tied to mysterious firms in tax havens around the globe.

Billionaire Aliko Dangote cements his base

Construction's most basic ingredient is what will make this continent boom, says Africa's richest man.

Africa’s richest man Dangote plans $16bn investment push

The Nigerian-based Dangote Group will embark on a $16-billion expansion drive in over 18 countries over the next four years.

Report says Africa has more billionaires than we think

There are far more African billionaires than previously thought, and most of them are Nigerian, says "Ventures" magazine.

Nigeria’s Dangote uses $3.3bn loan to build Africa’s biggest oil refinery

Nigeria will see massive growth as Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote took a $3.3-billion loan that will turn the country into an oil exporter.

PIC sees more Dangote deals with $7-billion to spend

Africa’s largest asset manager may invest in more companies linked to the continent’s richest man, as it seeks to tap into growing industries.

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