Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, plans to buy London-based Arsenal soccer team within four years.
Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote says that he is interested in purchasing Premier League club Arsenal in order to boost the profile of his homeland.
Africa’s richest businessman says he is planning a bid to buy Arsenal. Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote believes the building of an oil refinery in his homeland will give him the finance to secure a takeover.
Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote has told Bloomberg he still plans to buy Arsenal for the “right price” in the future. Dangote was linked with making an approach to buy a stake in Arsenal in 2010, before he said he decided against the investment.