President Muhammadu Buhari has showered praises on Nigerian business mogul, Aliko Dangote, on adding another year to his age.
The President, who lauded the economic exploits of the richest man in Africa, said Dangote has continued to show consistent faith and belief in our dear country.
In a statement commemorating the birthday of the businessman obtained by PlatinumPost on Saturday and signed by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Buhari described Dangote as a key partner and a “Corona Warrior”.
He said the pandemic has placed enormous strain on many nations, but in Nigeria, due to the support and cooperation of citizens like Dangote who display great empathy and sacrifice to mankind in their own ways, the burden has been made somewhat lighter for the citizens and the government.
He also commended the President of Dangote group for giving wings to the aspirations of many youngsters and professionals in Nigeria and the rest of the continent, urging him to continue to do more.
Buhari added that these exemplary efforts will go down in history and will be remembered by future generations.
He wished him many more years of healthy life and service to nation and humanity.