Latest coverages from the burgeoning startup ecosystem and Venture Capital in Africa. Find everything on funding & mergers, opinions & interviews, reports and more. By now, it is no longer a secret that Africa’s richest man is cooking up what can be said to be ambitious. The tycoon’s plans for a mega petroleum refinery was very much what defined 2019 for the Dangote Group.  Now, things are looking up for his in-progress refinery site as the Aliko Dangote records yet another win in his “crazy” project.  Earlier in December, news broke that the serial entrepreneur’s acquired world’s largest single crude distillation column had landed in his refinery site after four months of being transported across the sea.  Also called the atmospheric tower, the gargantuan crude distillation column has been successfully installed at the site of the project in Ibeju-Lekki, on the outskirts of Lagos.  The equipment which was built by Sinopec – a Chinese manufacturer – was successfully set up last week, the company disclosed in a tweet. This is the largest single crude distillation column where different products are boiled off and recovered at different temperatures.  It has been further d...