Buhari salutes Dangote at 64, commends his exemplary efforts during pandemic



President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Aliko Dangote on his 64th birthday, describing him as a key partner and ”a ‘Corona Warrior’, who continues to show consistent faith and belief in our dear country.”

The president’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement his Senior on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on .

In the statement commemorating the birthday of Africa’s leading philanthropist and industry giant, Buhari noted that the COVID-19 pandemic had placed enormous strain on many nations.

He said: ”In our case, 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 citizens and the .”

Buhari 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.

According to him, these exemplary efforts will go down in history and will be remembered future generations.

He wished Dangote many more years of healthy life and service to nation and humanity. (NAN)