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AshakaCem chairman resigns

11 May 2017, Published under Cement News

Mallam Suleiman Yahyah, chairman of Nigeria-based AshakaCem Plc, has tendered his resignation from the company. “In line with the listing requirements of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), the Board of Directors hereby announce the resignation of Mallam Suleiman Yahyah, OON as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company with effect from May 2, 2017," a statement by the company said. Mallam Yahyah joined the Board of Directors of AshakaCem Plc in 2010, and was appointed as chai...

Umar appointed new MD of AshakaCem

25 April 2016, Published under Cement News

AshakaCem, a subsidiary of Lafarge Africa and member of the LafargeHolcim group, has appointed Alhaji Rabiu Abdullahi Umar as its new Managing Director. In a statement released on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, AshakaCem said Umar was appointed to succeed Leonard Palka, a Polish national, who has resigned from the company. Based in Gombe State, AshakaCem is one of the four cement companies controlled by Lafarge Africa in Nigeria. Formerly known as Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria Plc, the corpo...