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CEMENT COMPANY OF NORTHERN NIGERIA
SOKOTO CEMENT

Last update 7 months ago

Industry Building Materials (43)
Sokoto, Nigeria
Workforce 201 - 500 employees Listed on NSE-Nigeria (CCNN)

+234 808 718 9154 | +234 803 579 5619

Email info@sokotocement.com Website

Division of BUA GROUP



Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc (CCNN), was founded by the Premier of the then Northern Region, Alhaji Sir Ahmadu Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto. It was incorporated in 1962 and commenced production in 1967 with an initial installed capacity of 100,000 tons per annum at the Kalambaina plant. The need to meet the increasing demand for cement necessitated an expansion of the plant with the commissioning of a second line with an installed capacity of 500,000 tons per annum in 1985, by the then Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari. Thereafter, in 1986, the first line was shut down due to its uneconomic mode of operation, thus leaving the plant with a rated output of 500,000 tons per annum.

Under the privatization and commercialization programme of the Babangida Administration in 1992, the Federal Government disinvested about 20% of its holding in the company and sold it to the Nigerian Public.

Under the civilian administration of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc was earmarked as one of the companies to be fully privatized. In 2000 therefore, public bidding for the Company was concluded and Scancem International ANS of Norway, a member of Heidelberg Cement Group was appointed as core investor and technical partner of the Company. Following a strategic re-orientation, Heidelberg Cement Group divested its CCNN shares in 2008. The Nigerian company Damnaz Cement Company Limited became CCNN’s new core investor.

In 2010, BUA International Limited acquired Damnaz Cement Company Limited and became indirectly the majority shareholder in CCNN and its technical partner.

BOARD (1 female, 7 males)
13%

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Chief Executive Officer
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Non-Executive Chairman
Appointed to the board 8 years ago

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Director
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Non-Executive Director
Appointed to the board 4 years ago

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Non-Executive Director
Appointed to the board 10 years ago

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Non-Executive Director
Appointed to the board 8 years ago

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Non-Executive Director
Appointed to the board 8 years ago

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Independent Director
Appointed to the board 3 years ago
MANAGEMENT

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Assistant Director, Procurement, Inventory And Projects
Ongoing

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Asstistant Director, Maintenance
Ongoing

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Assistant Director, Internal Audit
Ongoing

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Assistant Director, Finance
Effective 2 years ago

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Company Secretary And Legal Advisor
Effective 4 years ago

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Technical Director
Ongoing

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Acting Assistant Director, Marketing And Sales
Effective 2 years ago

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Assistant Director, Human Resource
Effective 10 months ago



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