Buhari praises large-hearted Dangote at 63

Aliko Dangote, President of Dangote Group
Aliko Dangote, President of Dangote Group

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote on his 63 birthday celebration lauding him for his contribution to the country.

In a statement signed by Femi Adesina, his spokesperson, he described him, who is the President of Dangote Group as a large-hearted man.

“On the occasion of his 63rd birthday anniversary, President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with foremost industrialist, investor and philanthropist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, wishing him and his loved ones a splendid day.

The President saluted the large-heartedness of Africa’s wealthiest man, noting that it is one thing to be so blessed, and another to use the wealth to the glory of God and for the good of humanity.

According to him, “Alhaji Dangote has always stood to be counted whenever it mattered, judging by his generous contributions to the fight against polio, Ebola disease, the current coronavirus, and many other challenges which have faced Nigeria, and indeed, the African continent.”

President Buhari prayed tha God grant the great son of Nigeria long life, good health, and further successes in all areas of endeavour.