Dangote's tomato processing plant in Kano has been reopened after production was suspended due to lack of fresh tomato supply and pricing disputes with local farmers. Taiwo Oyaniran, Head Agribusiness and Associate Director at PWC Nigeria described the re-opening of the plant as a step in the right direction for Nigeria’s tomato industry. He joined CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor to discuss this and more.
Dangote Sugar Refinery is looking to its backward integration plan and raising its refining and production efficiency as part of efforts to overcome what the company’s Group Managing Director, Abdullahi Sule, describes as a very challenging period.
Nigerian cement manufacturer, Dangote cement recently announced plans to issue a 50 billion0-naira series one and two notes under the company’s 150 billion commercial paper program. Funto Oluwasegun, Cement Analyst at Stanbic IBTC joins CNBC Africa to discuss the outlook for the cement industry as the second half of the year.