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Billionaire Aliko Dangote at Dangote Cement Plc's new plant in Ndola, Zambia. Photographer: Liezel Hill/Bloomberg

Cement is the new oil as Africa's richest man takes on Lafarge

Africa’s richest man is pushing to dominate its market for cement, the material at the heart of the continent’s infrastructure boom.

Ibese Cement Plant, Ogun, Nigeria

Here's Why Dangote Cement Is a Buy

When Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, announced a 40% price cut on bags of Dangote Cement last week, Nigerian consumers rejoiced.