Dangote Cement Plc (DANGCEM.LG)
22 Oct 2017
Oct 19 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
* Dangote concerned about antitrust watchdog conditions (Adds Dangote reasons in para 4-5)
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 15 PPC, South Africa's biggest cement producer, said on Friday it expected Canada's Fairfax Africa Investments to raise its 9.2 billion-rand ($700 million) takeover offer.
Sept 14 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 14 Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote has joined the race to buy South African cement maker PPC, which is already the subject of a takeover bid valuing the company at $700 million.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 14 Nigeria's Dangote Cement has approached South African cement producer PPC about a tie-up, but talks are at the preliminary stage, it said.
LAGOS, Aug 7 Lafarge Africa is consolidating its businesses on the continent to simplify its ownership structure and operations, its head of strategy told Reuters on Monday.
LAGOS, Aug 2 Nigerian stocks recovered to end slightly higher on Wednesday, after the country's biggest listed firm Dangote Cement recouped early losses.
* Dangote sells 416 mln Dangote Cement shares to foreign buyers
The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. - - - - - EVENTS: Nigeria's central bank announces its decision on interest rates. GLOBAL MARKETS The dollar held above a 13-month low on Tuesday after readings on U.S. factory and services activity beat expectations ahead of the start of a Federal Reserve meeting later in the day, but Asian stocks were subdued with few ca