Dangote refinery to expand employment capacity by 17,000 | The Guardian Nigeria News


President/Chief Executive, Dangote Industries Ltd., Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has revealed plans to increase human capacity at its Refinery Project site, from 40,000 personnel to 57,000 in the coming months.

This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Anthony Chiejina, Group Head, Corporate Communications, Dangote Group on Sunday in Lagos.

According to the President, Dangote Group, the project currently employed 29,000 Nigerians and 11,000 foreigners at the 650,000 barrels-per-day world’s largest single refinery project, located in Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State.

This, he said was a ratio of about three Nigerians to one expatriate, with a projected increase for local talent with the new additions.

The business mogul said the refinery project remained the biggest in Africa, and one of the biggest in the world, adding that many Nigerians were getting massive training as a way to build in-country capacity.

He added that the construction of the refinery was informed by his…

Source: Guardian Newspaper

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