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06 January 2015, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Africa is offering to buy out the 41.39 per cent minority in Ashaka Cement. Lafarge Africa is obliged to make the offer as it has become the new majority shareholder in Ashaka Cement following the September merger of Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria and Lafarge Industries South Africa. The offer is 57 Lafarge Africa shares for every 202 shares held plus NGN2 in cash and has been recommended by the board of Ashaka Cement. Separately, Lafarge Africa has agreed to purchase Flour Mills of...

Lafarge to acquire complete control of Unicem

11 November 2014, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Nigerian Cement Holdings said on Monday it had entered into an agreement with Flour Mills of Nigeria to purchase a 30 per cent stake in United Cement Company of Nigeria Ltd (Unicem). The deal will give Lafarge's Nigerian Cement Holdings complete control of the country's third-largest cement manufacturer, Reuters reported. "Pursuant to the agreement, a first 15 per cent tranche would be acquired in the first quarter of 2015, while the second 15 per cent tranche is scheduled to be ac...