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Mr. Mukesh V. Thakwani, the man behind West-Africa fastest growing steel company – B5 Plus Group credited with not only for business expansion to 15 West African countries but also forayed into agriculture, healthcare and education vertical, was honored by AsiaOne Magazine and felicitated with Global Leader of the Year 2021-22 Awards.

Ghana’s President Commissions B5 Plus Project

In April 2021, President Akufo-Addo cut sod for phase two of the B5 Plus Steel Plant at the Larkpleku Village in Prampram after commissioning the first phase Mounting the podium to deliver his commissioning address, the President applauded the management and staff of the B5 Plus group for working to put up the edifice that […]

The Impacts of COVID-19 on business sectors

Mukesh V. Thakwani, Founder and CEO of B5 Plus Limited, discusses some of the main challenges faced by the iron and steel sectors in Ghana, as well as his company. He also talked about the impacts of COVID-19 on B5 Plus Ltd and the industry, and explains how thinking outside of the box during those […]

Competitive prices to customers’ doorsteps


Mukesh V. Thakwani, Founder and CEO of B5 Plus Ltd, explains what makes B5 Plus stand out from the competition and mentions some success stories.  “B5 Plus Limited is the top player in the sector. When we started, people were looking for quality products delivered to their doorstep. We brought in the concept of service. […]

Platinum Economic Pillar Company of the Year


At the 2021 edition of the Pillars of Modern Ghana Awards, B5 Plus Limited was awarded the Platinum Economic Pillar company of the year. The event was held at the plush Volta Hotel in Akosombo in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The Pillars of Modern Ghana Awards was founded on the basis of recognising the […]

Best CSR Company of the Year

B5 Plus Limited have been named as the Corporate Social Responsibility company of the year at the Millennium Excellence Awards 2021. The 2021 edition of the awards was held at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi on July 17, 2021 and it was chaired by the overlord of the Asante kingdom Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. The […]

CEO Wins Industrialist of Decade

The Chief Executive Officer of leading steel manufacturing company in West Africa B5 Plus Limited, Mr. Mukesh Thakwani has been named the industrialist of the decade. The astute businessman was named the Iconic Industrialist of the decade at this year’s edition of the prestigious Ghana Entrepreneur and Corporate Executive Awards. The Ghana Entrepreneur and Corporate […]

Manufacturing Company of the Year

The 2021 edition of the prestigious Ghana – West Africa Business Excellence Awards (GWABEA) was held with B5 Plus Limited winning the best steel manufacturing company of the year. The award which was to celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals and organizations in Ghana and the respective West African business region came off at the […]

Creating 15,000 jobs for Ghanians

The Chief Executive Officer, Mukesh Thakwani, B5 Plus Limited, the leading steel manufacturing company in Ghana has created about 15,000 directly and indirectly jobs for Ghanaians. These jobs created by the company have made a huge impact on the Ghanaian economy. Mukesh Thakwani stated that the company have trained 200 personnel into their fabrication department […]

Recognition at the HESS Awards


B5 Plus Limited bagged three awards at the recently concluded Health Environment Safety & Security (HESS) Awards held at the Kempinksi Gold Coast City Hotel in Accra on August 28, 2020. The HESS award is designed to identify, publicly recognize and celebrate outstanding companies for exceptional performance and innovations focused on Occupational Health, Safety, Security […]

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