Dangote again confirms to buy Arsenal next season
EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/01/2020
Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote has confirmed to buy Premier League giant Arsenal next season. The 62-year-old continues to hold the number one position in African for the eight-time after surpassing Saudi-Ethiopian billionaire Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi in 2013.Dangote owns nearly 85% of the publicly-traded Dangote Cement through a holding company where he also owns stakes in publicly-traded salt, sugar, and flour manufacturing companies
The business mogul has altered his plans, amid a holdup with his Dangote Refinery project speak in an interview on the David Rubenstein Show in America, he said: "It is a team that yes I would like to buy someday."But what I keep saying is we have $20billion worth of projects and that’s what I really want to concentrate on. I’m trying to finish building the company and then after we finish, maybe sometime in 2021 we can.