Buhari Says Dangote Group 2nd Largest Employer of Labour in Nigeria After FG

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PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, while commissioning the 3 million metric tonnes capacity Dangote Fertiliser plant built at a cost of $2.5 billion stated that Dangote Group is the second largest employer of labour in Nigeria, after the federal government.

The plant is located on a 500-hectare of land at Ibeju, Lekki Lagos State.

Speaking at the event, Buhari noted that the fertiliser company was already exporting its product to other countries, including the United States, Mexico, India and Brazil.

The president added that the contributions of Dangote Industries have further affirmed Nigeria’s leadership in Africa.

In his welcome address, President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, said that the plant being commissioned is the largest granulated urea plant in Africa, and the second largest in the world.

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