Gombe Governor pays condolence visit to Aliko Dangote over death of brother, Sani Dangote

Earlier today, Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, (Dan-Majen Gombe), paid a condolence visit to the Founder/ President of Dangote Group of Industries, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, at the corporate headquarters of his company in Lagos, over the demise of his brother and Vice President of the conglomerate, Alhaji Sani Dangote, who died recently. Governor Yahaya, was accompanied by the Chief of Staff Government House, Gombe, Alhaji Abubakar Inuwa Kari; APC chieftain, Alhaji Abubakar Mu’azu (Yariman Kashere) and Special Adviser, Abuja Liaison, Hon. Usman Aliyu Garry. The Governor, who conveyed the…

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Dangote Refinery: FEC approves acquisition of 20% minority stakes

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 20 per cent minority stakes by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in the Dangote Petroleum and Petro-Chemical Refinery. Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, briefed State House correspondents after the virtual FEC meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa. Sylva said the acquisition was in the sum of 2.76 billion dollars. He said that council also approved contracts for the rehabilitation of Warri and Kaduna refineries. “The FEC, today, approved…

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