Prince Adewole Adebayo claims Obasanjo Wanted To Give The Port-Harcourt Refinery To Dangote, But Yar’adua Refused.
As per a report by the Sun Newspaper, Prince Adewole Adebayo, who was the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the recently held presidential election. He revealed that former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo suggested that the Port Harcourt Refinery be handed over to Aliko Dangote to operate, but the late Nigerian President Umari Musa Yar'Adua objected to the idea.
Obasanjo said the Port Harcourt Refinery should be given to Dangote but Yar'Adua said no – Adebayo
Prince Adewole Adebayo, the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the recent Nigerian presidential election, revealed that former President Olusegun Obasanjo proposed giving the Port Harcourt Refinery to Aliko Dangote, but late President Umari Musa Yar'Adua disagreed with the idea. Adebayo made this statement in response to a question about the government's funding sources, considering the decline in government earnings.
Obasanio Said The Port Harcourt Refinery Should Be Given To Dangote But Yar'Adua Said No — Adebayo
During a recent interview, Prince Adewole Adebayo, the Social Democratic Party's presidential candidate in the recent elections, revealed that former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo had suggested giving the Port Harcourt Refinery to Aliko Dangote. However, the late Nigerian President Umari Musa Yar'Adua disagreed with this proposal.
Dangote Refinery will generate $21billion, to employ over 100,000 youths
L-R: Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Senate President, Sen. Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan; President/Chief Executive, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote; President of Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, cutting the tape; President of Togo, Faure Gnassingbe; Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun; and Group Executive Director, Strategy, Capital Projects & Portfolio Development, Dangote Industries Limited, Devakumar Edwin, at the commissioning of Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals FZE, (650,000 barrels per day Petroleum Refining and 900,000 tonnes per annum Polypropylene Production) in Lagos on Monday, May 22, 2023.
Onanuga: Dangote's reply to media man who said only a foolish man will build a refinery in Nigeria
The Director General, Tinubu/Shettima Presidential Campaign Council, Bayo Onanuga has revealed what the business mogul and industrialist, Ahlaji Aliko Dangote said when he was told that only a foolish man will build a refinery in Nigeria. File Photo of Aliko Dangote & Bayo Onanuga. Onanuga took to his official Twitter handle to make this known following the inauguration and official opening of the largest private refinery built in Nigeria by Ahlaji Aliko Dangote.
Dangote named most admired African brand for a record 6th year in a row
For the sixth consecutive year, the Dangote brand has been named the most admired African brand out of the continent's top 100 brands. This was revealed by Francis Awowole-Browne, Dangote Group's corporate communications personnel, in a press release. South African telecommunications company, MTN, was named the second-most admired African brand, while Digital Satellite Television (DSTV) was named the third.
Dangote Refinery: There was something I did not say on Monday, which I want to say now- Emefiele
According to a news that was published by the Vanguard Newspaper online this morning, it was reported that with the Dangote Refinery set to deliver its first products in the month of July, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, while he was speaking at the end of the 291st Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, meeting in Abuja, said that, there was something he did not say on Monday about the Dangote Refinery, which he later revealed during the meeting.
Reactions As Dangote Thanks Buhari, Tinubu, And Nigerians For Supporting His Refinery
According to Channels Television, Aliko Dangote, President and CEO of Dangote Industries Limited, has expressed gratitude for the tremendous support he and the Dangote group received in the development of the Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals Plant. In a tweet shared on Twitter, the billionaire also thanked President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians for their unwavering support from the project's start to completion.
Today's Headlines: Without Emefiele This Project Wouldn't Have Been Successful - Dangote; Presidential Election Court Rejects Calls For Live Broadcast Of Proceedings
Without Emefiele This Project Wouldn't Have Been Successful - Dangote Photo Credit: Independent Nigeria The President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote said the commissioning of the Dangote Refinery would not have been possible without the support of the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele.
Refinery will generate massive job opportunities — Dangote
Punch Newspapers reports that Aliko Dangote, the chief executive officer of the Dangote Group, has claimed that his refinery will create adequate employment possibilities for young people in Nigeria. This was revealed by Dangote on Monday during a speech at the Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals' commissioning.
Sowore Reacts As President Buhari Is Set To Launch Dangote Refinery Today
Mr. Omoyele Sowore, a human rights activist and politician, reacted on Monday to the news that President Muhammadu Buhari will inaugurate the 650, 000 barrels per day Dangote Refinery, which was built by the Dangote Group and is located in the Lekki free zone. Photo Credit: The Punch Newspaper
The refinery will generate massive job opportunities — Dangote
According to Punch News, Aliko Dangote, the chief executive officer of the Dangote Group, has claimed that his refinery will create adequate employment possibilities for young people in Nigeria. This was revealed by Dangote on Monday during a speech at the Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals' commissioning. The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (ret. ), ordered the project. A wide range of enterprises in the pharmaceuticals, food, beverage, construction, and many other industries would have
Buhari Commissioned Dangote Refinery in Lagos as Sanwolu made amazing revelation about Dangote
On Monday, the Dangote refinery in Lagos was officially opened by Muhammadu Buhari, the former president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. A daily excess of almost 38 million liters of gasoline, diesel, kerosene, and aviation fuel are delivered to Nigeria from the refinery, which is situated in the Dangote Industries Free Zone in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos.
Dangote Refinery will impact Nigeria economy, generate 12,000 Megawatts – Emefiele
The recently opened Dangote Refinery, according to CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele, will have an effect on the Nigerian economy and help the nation produce 12,000 more megawatts of electricity. At the launching of the refinery in Lagos on Monday, Emefiele provided this guarantee. As operations get going, approximately 135,000 permanent jobs would be made accessible to Nigerians, according to the CBN governor.
Why Dangote's refinery is the big deal for Nigeria and Africa
According to news published by Channels Television, the Commissioning of the Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals in Lagos State has been the biggest deal for Nigeria. Many Africans still could surprise why this refinery termed a ‘Game Changer’ for Nigeria and Africa a whole. However, in this article, we will take a look at possible reasons why Dangote's refinery will be a big deal for Nigeria and Africa.
Dangote Refinery: Buhari charges incoming govt on economic improvement
President Muhammadu Buhari has called upon the incoming government to build upon the success of the Dangote Refinery. Speaking at the commissioning of the refinery located in the Ibeju-Lekki area of Lagos State, Buhari expressed his confidence in the ability of his successor, Bola Tinubu, to continue the economic improvement and strengthen the partnership between the government and the private sector.
Refinery’s first product to hit market end of July – Dangote
Dangote Group Chairman and CEO Aliko Dangote has stated that the refinery's initial output "will be in the market before the end of July, beginning of August this year." Dangote made the announcement on Monday during his opening speech at the refinery's commissioning in Lagos State.
Reno Omokri Commends Dangote's Humility and Attributes His Success to God's Blessings
In a recent tweet that garnered significant attention, social commentator Reno Omokri praised renowned Nigerian business tycoon Aliko Dangote for his humility and attributed his success to divine intervention. Omokri commended Dangote for his modesty during the inauguration ceremony of his $19 billion refinery project in Lagos.
Dangote's Refinery Earns Stellar Praise from Presidents
The Presidents of Ghana, Niger, Senegal, Togo, and Chad have commended Aliko Dangote for his remarkable contribution to Africa's economy by establishing the Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemical Plant. The 650,000 bpd refinery, located in the Lekki area of Lagos State, is one of the largest refineries in the world and is expected to make Africa stronger.
About 45 Years Ago, A Young Nigerian Came To Lagos From Another Mega City In Our Country- Sanwo-Olu
During the inauguration of Dangote's refinery, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State praised Alhaji Aliko Dangote, stating that he arrived in Lagos with nothing but went on to build the largest empire in the world. Sanwo-Olu expressed his admiration for Dangote's significant investments in the economy of Lagos State.