The Chief Executive of Dangote Group have been awarded the CEO of the Year and African Company of the Year at the Africa CEO Forum.
The forum was held in Ivory Coast where the Chief Executive of Petro-Ivoire, Sebastien Kadio-Morokro was awarded Young CEO of the year.
The Young CEO award was for an African CEO under 40 years who leads an emblematic African company with high potential.
The African Company of the Year awarded to Dangote Group, as recognition of the company that achieved the most remarkable expansion in the continent in 2015.
The African Bank of the Year award was taken by BGFI Bank on its commitment to financing African companies.
Dangote Group operates in Nigeria and other African countries, including Benin, Cameroon, Ghana, South Africa, Togo, Tanzania, and Zambia.