Abdul Samad Rabiu, Abdulsamad Rabiu, Rabiu Umar, Rabiu Abdullahi Umar, Nigerian News

Abdul Samad Rabiu is the founder of BUA Group, a Nigerian conglomerate active in cement production, sugar refining and real estate.

In December 2018, Rabiu merged his privately-owned Kalambaina Cement company with listed firm Cement Co. of Northern Nigeria, which he controlled.

His BUA Group also owns Obu Cement, which expanded its production with a new line in 2018.

Rabiu, the son of a businessman, inherited land from his father.

Abdulsamad Rabiu set up his own business in 1988 importing iron, steel and chemicals.

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