Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu, billionaire Chairman of the BUA Group, is now putting finishing touches to his multi billion naira office complex. Located beside Churchgate Building in the less boisterous part of Victoria Island, the 12-storey edifice which promises to be the finest and most equipped office in Lagos and beyond is being constructed by Cappa and D’Alberto, the giant construction firm that had been operating in Nigeria since 1932.
The Forbes-rated billionaire who is reputed for his fine taste in all things of life that money can buy is not sparing expense in constructing an office complex that would be talked about for eons to come. All the furnishings and fittings and equipments were imported from various shopping cities of the world like Paris, New York, London and Italy.
Sources say the entirety of BUA Group would move in, in a few months time. Samad’s BUA group is one of Nigeria’s largest conglomerates specializing manufacturing, cement, sugar refinery shipping, ,port concessions, real estate and edible oil, among others.