Africa’s richest man and chairman of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, has said he is expanding his cement empire to Asia and it will be operational in 30 months.
The 58-year-old Nigerian billionaire said Dangote Cement Plc should complete a factory in Nepal by the end of 2017, according to a Bloomberg report.
The project has received 90 percent of the regulatory approvals needed to start construction in the south Asian nation hit by two earthquakes this year, he said.
“It’s going to be one of the first factories for us to build outside our comfort zone, outside Africa,” Dangote said in a …Read More
Source:: New Mail