Dangote Cement Plc has rewarded its distributors across the country with various gift items for keeping faith in the company and patronising its products.
The company’s distributors were rewarded at the 2023 Dangote Cement Customers Award and gala night held in Lagos on Saturday, January 27, 2024.
Speaking at the event, the distributors who came from various regions across the country described their business relationship with Dangote Cement as the “best alliance” with a partner who provides great opportunities for the growth of its partners.
Kazab Heritage Limited won the overall Best Distributor of the Year award, while Gilbert Igweka Global Concept and Nwa Ado Resources Nigeria Limited occupied the second and third positions nationally, respectively.
Winners in the regions include Twins Faja Enterprises as the overall winner in the Lagos/Ogun region, while Nwa Ado Resources Nigeria Limited, Abdullahi Fugu, Giwa Dynamics Ventures, and D.C. Okika Nigeria Limited were overall winners in the North Central, North East, North West, and South East regions, respectively.
“For the past 20 years that I have been a distributor of Dangote Cement, my business has grown so big beyond our imagination”, the Chairman of Twins Faja Nigeria Limited, Wale Fajana, said.
Another distributor, the Managing Director of Lafanex Nigeria Ltd, Lawrence Onyemelukwe, described the Founder and Chairman of Dangote Cement, Aliko Dangote, and the company as “legendary”, adding: “Alhaji has a large heart, and he has taught us how to do big business, with his support which has become a centre of our success story.”
Dignitaries in attendance at the event were the former governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; the Executive Chairman of Geregu Power, Femi Otedola; and the former Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo; among others.