The chief of the proscribed Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has accused the founding father of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote of contributing to Nigeria’s downside.
Gistlover understands that Kanu took to his social media account, Twitter exactly, to allege that Dangote cement is been bought at a less expensive value in different African international locations whereas the worth is doubled in Nigeria the place it’s being produced.
The IPOB chief accused Africa’s richest businessman of exploiting Nigerians by way of the Dangote Cement Firm.
The tweet reads: “In Zambia, Dangote sells cement for 55 Kwatcha (1150 Naira). However right here in Nigeria, the identical cement goes for 3,000 to five,000 Naira.
“Dangote is the largest downside in Nigeria(#Zoo).”
In the meantime, the newest Forbes’ 2021 World’s Billionaires listing has seen the mixed internet price of three of Nigeria’s richest individuals elevated by $5.7bn in a single yr to $22.5bn.
The listing, which was launched on Tuesday, consists of 14 African billionaires, with the President/Chief Govt of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, main the pack, gistlover studies.
Dangote, Africa’s richest individual, noticed his internet price leap to $11.5bn from $8.3bn in 2020, making him the 191st wealthiest individual on the planet, The PUNCH studies.