Lagos - Africa’s richest man and President of Dangote Group of Companies, Aliko Dangote, has announced that he will be stepping down as President of the Council of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) during the Exchange's annual general meeting in July.
His decision to step down before the end of his three year tenure is to enable him focus on his company’s expansion drive in Africa, reports ThisDay.
His tenure as the 17th President of NSE was expected to end in 2015.
Dangotes’s exit has paved the way for the former Group Managing Director/CEO of Access Bank Plc and First Vice-President of the council, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, to step in as the new president of the Nigerian bourse.
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