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May 3, 2017

Dangote, Taraba review MoU on sugar factory

AGM : From left , Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Aliko Dangote; Group Managing Director, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Mr. Graham Clark; and Deputy Group Managing Director, Engr. Abdulllahi Sule at the 9th Annual General Meeting , AGM, of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc in Lagos

By John Mkom

Jalingo—THE Dangote Group, yesterday, reviewed its Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with Taraba State government for the production of sugar in Lau Local Government Area of the state.

AGM : From left , Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Aliko Dangote; Group Managing Director, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Mr. Graham Clark; and Deputy Group Managing Director, Engr. Abdulllahi Sule at the 9th Annual General Meeting , AGM, of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc in Lagos

While signing the reviewed MoU at Government House, Jalingo, Governor Darius Ishaku said the other processes of the agreement were completed over 13 years ago during the administration of Rev. Jolly Nyame.

Ishaku explained that the state government had taken its time to review the MoU because of the challenges facing the Lau Sugar Company in the last 13 years.

Earlier, Project Manager, Dangote Group, Mr. Joseph Makonjo, who represented the President, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, at the event, confirmed that all grey areas in the documents had been addressed.